ILLINOIS — For the first time since May 24, Illinois has exceeded 2,000 new cases of the coronavirus. As the pandemic continues a resurgance across the state, health officials on Friday announced 2,084 new cases of the virus and 21 additional deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory illness it causes. The statewide total now stands at 190,508 confirmed infections and 7,613 known deaths. Another 1,300 probable cases and 209 probable deaths are not included in the official totals.
The latest deaths include:
Clark County: 1 male 60s
Cook County: 1 male 30s, 1 male 40s, 2 males 60s, 1 female 70s,