(CBS) — The Illinois Department of Public Health Sunday reported 1,248 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 24 additional deaths.
Eight of those deaths were in Cook County, including a male in his 20s. In the collar counties, DuPage reported two deaths; Lake, one; Kane, one; and Will, two.READ MORE: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Backs Declaring Juneteenth An Official City Holiday Starting Next Year
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,366,268 cases, including 22,439 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.READ MORE: Child Tax Credit: How Much Will Your Monthly Check Be?
As of Saturday night, 1,581 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 404 patients were in the ICU and 218 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total tests from May 9-15 is 2.4%.MORE NEWS: Decision Delayed Again On Mental Health Treatment In Jail For Serial Stowaway Marilyn Hartman
A total of 10,375,588 vaccines have been administered in Illinois.