Central Illinois Health Departments are reporting 13 new cases and two deaths in the 7 Regional Radio Counties over the last 24 hours. Sangamon County had 8 new cases along with 1 new death. Macon and Moultrie Counties both reported two new cases, while Montgomery County reported one. Macon also reported one new death as well.
According to the Chris-Mont EMA, the Montgomery Nursing and Rehabilitation Center conducted COVID-19 tests on all patients and staff and the results came back with no new positive test results. A resident and an employee had tested positive earlier, and are quarantined. Director Carla Lipe-Vonder Haar thanked all of the people that helped do the testing for the facility including the Hillsboro Area Hospital Team, Chris Mont EMA, Montgomery County Health Department, and the team at Montgomery Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
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