Illinois sees largest one-day increase in coronavirus deaths, testing is expanding

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CHICAGO – Illinois is reporting its biggest one-day increase in deaths during the COVID-19 pandemic. Today, the state reported 192 additional deaths since yesterday.

That brings the total in the state to 3,792. St. Clair and Madison Counties are reporting several new deaths according to the state.

Illinois is also reporting 1,677 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 84,698.

The Illinois Department of Public Health Director said the state is increasing testing capacity

– Clinton County: 1 female 20s
– Cook County: 1 male teens, 1 female 30s, 3 males 40s, 4 females 50s, 8 males 50s, 10 females 60s, 21 males 60s, 13 females 70s, 18 males 70s, 15 females 80s, 19 males 80s, 1 unknown 80s, 17 females 90s, 6 males 90s, 3 females 100+
– DuPage County: 2 males 60s, 2 females 70s, 1 male 70s, 5 females 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
– Jasper County: 1 male 90s
– Jefferson County: 1 male 60s
– Kane County: 1 female 70s, 3 females 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
– Lake County: 1 male 40s, 2 males 50s, 1 female 60s, 2 males 70s, 2 females 90s, 1 unknown 90s
– Madison County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 90s
– McHenry County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 90s
– Sangamon County: 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
– St. Clair County: 1 female 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
– Will County: 1 female 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 90s
– Winnebago County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s

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