CHICAGO, Ill. (NEXSTAR) — Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker will extend the state’s stay-at-home order through April 30, according to sources who have been briefed on the matter.
The governor is expected to make the announcement official during his daily COVID-19 news conference at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. You’ll be able to watch that news conference live on WCIA 3 News and www.wcia.com
Illinois now confirms 5,057 cases of COVID-19 statewide, including another eight deaths. The are now a total of 73 COVID-19 related deaths across the state.
More than 30,000 people across the state have been tested for the virus.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates