CHICAGO (CBS) — Illinois public health officials Sunday reported 1,249 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19, including 22 additional deaths. This brings the total number of cases in the state to 1,186,696, including 20,516 deaths, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health.
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As of Saturday night, 1,265 people in the state were reportedly hospitalized with COVID-19. Of those 303 were in intensive care and 150 were on ventilators.READ MORE: Who Is Adam Toldeo?
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Saturday 79,266 COVID-19 vaccine doses were administered in the state, brining the total number of vaccines administered to 2,705,934, including 315,416 for longterm care facilities. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 79,140 doses. So far, the total number of vaccine doses delivered and allocated to the state is 3,183,805.