SANGAMON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Sangamon County public health officials say they’ve confirmed 19 new positive cases of COVID-19 in the county since Sunday.
That brings the total number of confirmed cases overall to 1,822. County spokesperson Jeff Wilhite said in a release that if you’re tracking numbers and expect that total to be three persons higher, those cases are no longer be counted.
Three previously-recorded cases of confirmed COVID-19 are no longer in the totals since they “have been transferred out of Sangamon County.”
Four hundred and forty-six people are currently in isolation from the virus; 21 people remain hospitalized.
More than 1,300 people are considered “recovered,” public health officials reported.