Sangamon County health department reports death of additional resident with COVID-19


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

In a news release, health officials said the patient was a man in his 70s.

Additionally, the healthy department reported 63 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday. There is a total of 14,139 COVID-19 cases in Sangamon County, including 188 deaths.

There are currently 27 people hospitalized with the virus in Sangamon County.

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