The state of Illinois reported 1,222 new cases of COVID-19 yesterday. The number of new infections has held close to what’s been reported each day over the past 8 days.
That’s a good sign says Governor JB Pritzker.
The state also shared hospitalization data and it shows that fewer hospital beds are in use now as compared to April 6th and more ICU beds are now available.
On Wednesday afternoon the state reported 1,346 more cases and 80 additional deaths bringing the total number of cases in Illinois to 24,593 with 948 total deaths.