MCHD reports death of additional resident with COVID-19


MACON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The Macon County Health Department reported the death of an additional resident with COVID-19.

In a news release, health officials said the patient was a man in his 90s.

Additionally, the health department reported 53 new COVID-19 cases in the county. There is a total of 7,472 COVID-19 cases in Macon County, including 150 deaths.

Of those total cases, 3,975 people have been released from isolation. There are 3,318 people in isolation and 29 hospitalized with the virus.

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