Daily COVID Update: (June 19)

Jun 19, 2020

Illinois reported an additional 692 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the statewide total for positive test results to 135,470.

Another 44 people died from the coronavirus, pushing the death toll to 6,580.

The state's positivity rate - a number comparing positive tests with the overall test count - remains at 3% for June 12-18. Illinois has processed more than 1.3 million tests since the pandemic arrived.

LOCAL CASES (3:15pm Update)

Effingham County Health Department:

  • 11 overall positive cases of COVID-19, with seven recoveries and one death.
  • 1,142 negative tests results.

Egyptian Health Department:

  • Total COVID-19 positive cases stands at 13, with 11 recoveries.
  • 1,410 tests administered in the three-county service area

Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Department:

  • Total COVID-19 positive cases now stands at 94 cases with 72 recoveries and 4 deaths in Williamson County, 12 cases with 12 recoveries in Franklin County.

Jackson County Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Jackson County's total positive test count is 320, with 280 recoveries and 18 deaths.

Jefferson County Public Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall there have been 107 positive cases of COVID-19, with 90 recoveries and 14 deaths.
  • 2,236 negative test results.

Marion County Health Department:

  • 1 new case - a woman in her 60s.
  • Overall, there have been 58 positive cases of COVID-19, with 55 recoveries.
  • 1,901 negative test results.

Perry County Health Department:

  • Overall, 44 positive cases of COVID-19, with 42 recoveries.
  • 985 negative test results.

Randolph County Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall, 279 positive cases of COVID-19, with 270 recoveries and seven deaths.
  • 2,463 negative test results.

Richland County Public Health Department:

  • Overall, 4 positive cases of COVID-19, with 4 recoveries in Richland County. Two additional cases were identified, but those patients live outside Richland County.
  • 1,154 negative test results.

Southern Seven Health Department:

  • 9 new cases: a woman in her 30s from Alexander County; a man in his 20s, a woman in her 40s, a man and a woman in their 50s, a man in his 60s, a man and a woman in their 70s, and a man in his 80s from Union County.
  • Overall, Southern Seven reports 288 total confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 175 recoveries and 18 deaths.
  • 4,255 negative test results in the 7 county service area (as of June 19).