DECATUR — The variety of Macon County deaths linked to COVID-19 reached 110 on Sunday, native well being officers mentioned.
The Joint Disaster Communications Staff mentioned three extra residents, a person and lady of their 70s and a lady in her 80s, have died.
“Please acknowledge that each particular person affected by this pandemic is a human being with household, buddies, and a future that’s modified by COVID-19. It’s as much as each single member of this neighborhood to do EVERYTHING that they will do stop the unfold of this virus and the implications related,” officers mentioned in a launch.
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It additionally was introduced there have been 112 new circumstances on Sunday, bringing the county’s whole because the begin of the pandemic to five,985. Of these, 3,819 have been launched from isolation, 2,001 stay remoted and 55 are hospitalized.
It was famous that one of many circumstances introduced beforehand has been transferred to a different county, that means the entire from the day earlier than solely grew by 111.
The Illinois Division of Public Well being on Sunday reported 10,012 new confirmed and possible circumstances of coronavirus illness, together with 76 further deaths.
Presently, IDPH is reporting a complete of 656,298 circumstances, together with 11,506 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.