SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Sunday announced 1,992 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 11 additional confirmed deaths.
Local case breakdown:
- Williamson County: 18
- Jackson County: four
- Franklin and White counties: three each
- Saline County: one
- All cases are in isolation.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 233,355 cases, including 8,019 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total tests from August 23-29 is 4.2 percent