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Shelby County Announces New COVID-19 Case; 7 New COVID-19 Cases In Central Illinois

Shelby County is reporting a new positive Coronavirus test, bringing them to 11 total. The 25-year old female is self-isolating at her residence in Shelby County.  She was tested as a safety measure for her job and was asymptomatic. The county health department is figuring out and contacting those who might have crossed paths with her.


The largest change in case numbers in the Regional Radio listening area was in Sangamon County with 5 new cases and 1 new death, which brings them to 275 total positive tests with 25 deaths. Macon County added 1 case and 1 death, so their totals now sit at 146 cases with 16 deaths.


Central Illinois also saw it's largest recoveries over the last 24 hour period as well, as there were over 15 recoveries announced--mostly in Sangamon County.


As always, visit Taylorville Daily News for all the latest up to date numbers on the coronavirus, by clicking the icon that says “Current Coronavirus Numbers by County,” and more as the outbreak continues.

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