Daily Update: 1,700 New Illinois COVID-19 Cases (May 25)

May 25, 2020

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On Memorial Day, Illinois health officials reported 1,713 new COVID-19 cases, along with 31 deaths.

The state's total positive cases climbed to 112,017 over the holiday weekend, and its death toll reached 4,884.

LOCAL CASE UPDATES (7:15pm Monday Update)

Effingham County Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Six overall positive cases of COVID-19, with four recoveries and one death.

Egyptian Health Department:

  • 1 new case reported - a man in his 50s from Saline County.
  • Total COVID-19 positive cases stands at 11, with 10 recoveries.

Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Total COVID-19 positive cases now stands at 56, with 44 recoveries and one death in Williamson¬†¬† County, 11 cases with ten recoveries in Franklin County.

Jackson County Health Department:

  • 9 new cases reported - one girl and two boys in their pre-teen/teens, two women in their 20s, two women in their 40s, one man in his 50s, and one woman in her 60s.
  • Jackson County's total positive test count is 234, with 171 recoveries and ten deaths.

Jefferson County Public Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall there have been 102 positive cases of COVID-19, with 86 recoveries and 14 deaths.

Marion County Health Department

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall, there have been 51 positive cases of COVID-19, with 44 recoveries.

Perry County Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall, 40 positive cases of COVID-19, with 36 recoveries.

Randolph County Health Department:

  • Two new cases reported.
  • 42 active cases, with 39 isolating at home and three hospitalized.
  • Overall, 264 positive cases of COVID-19, with 219 recoveries and three deaths.
  • 1,244 negative test results.

Richland County Public Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall, five positive cases of COVID-19, with three recoveries in Richland County.

Southern Seven Health Department:

  • 1 new death - a woman in her 50s from Union County.
  • 2 new positive cases - a man and a woman in their 20s from Union County
  • Overall, Southern Seven reports 204 total confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 80 recoveries and seven deaths.