The Egyptian Health Department was notified Thursday of 8 Saline County residents who have tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19). The individuals include:
- Saline County (8)
- 1 male under the age of 10
- 1 female in her teens
- 2 females in their 30’s
- 2 males in their 50’s
- 1 female; age demographics unknown-case status in progress
- 1 male; age demographics unknown-case status in progress
To date, Saline County has had a total of 2,641 lab confirmed positives, including 53 deaths, 2,530 have recovered, White County has had a total of 1,761 lab-confirmed positives, including 27 deaths, 1706 have recovered, and Gallatin County has a total of 497 lab-confirmed positives of COVID-19, including 3 deaths, 491 have recovered. The Illinois Department of Public Health, their healthcare provider, and the individuals have all been notified and are monitoring the situation.
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