Daily Update: Illinois Logs Additional 1,300 COVID-19 Cases (May 31)

May 31, 2020

  May came to a close with Illinois adding 1,343 new positive test results for COVID-19. The state's overall total now stands at 120,260.

Another 60 deaths were also recorded, bringing the death toll 5,390.

LOCAL CASE UPDATES (8:20pm Update)

Effingham County Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • 7 overall positive cases of COVID-19, with four recoveries and one death.
  • 580 negative tests results.

Egyptian Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Total COVID-19 positive cases stands at 11, with 10 recoveries.
  • 971 tests administered in the three-county service area

Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Total COVID-19 positive cases now stands at 64, with 46 recoveries and one death in Williamson   County, 12 cases with 11 recoveries in Franklin County.

Jackson County Health Department:

  • 4 new cases reported - one pre-teen/teen girl, one woman in her 20s, one man in his 30s, and one man in his 60s.
  • Jackson County's total positive test count is 286, with 196 recoveries and ten deaths.

Jefferson County Public Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall there have been 104 positive cases of COVID-19, with 88 recoveries and 14 deaths.
  • 1290 negative test results.

Marion County Health Department

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall, there have been 51 positive cases of COVID-19, with 49 recoveries.
  • 1279 negative test results.

Perry County Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall, 42 positive cases of COVID-19, with 38 recoveries.
  • 637 negative test results.

Randolph County Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • 21 active cases, with 19 isolating at home and two hospitalized.
  • Overall, 270 positive cases of COVID-19, with 245 recoveries and four deaths.
  • 1,356 negative test results.

Richland County Public Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall, three positive cases of COVID-19, with three recoveries in Richland County. Two cases were identified, but those patients live outside Richland County.
  • 823 negative test results.

Southern Seven Health Department:

  • No new cases reported.
  • Overall, Southern Seven reports 226 total confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 93 recoveries and 11 deaths.