1,344 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Ill. on Thursday

1,344 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Ill. on Thursday
Currently, the Illinois Department of Public Health is reporting 16,422 total positive cases of COVID-19 and 528 deaths in the state. (Source: Illinois Dept. of Public Health)

ILLINOIS (KFVS) - Governor JB Pritzker held a daily briefing at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 9.

Follow along as we give a daily update on COVID-19 in Illinois:

Posted by Governor JB Pritzker on Thursday, April 9, 2020

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported on Thursday 1,344 new cases of COVID-19, including 66 deaths.

  • Cook County
    • 2 women in their 40s
    • 1 man in his 40s
    • 1 man in his 50s
    • 1 woman in her 60s
    • 6 men in their 60s
    • 6 women in their 70s
    • 6 men in their 70s
    • 6 women in their 80s
    • 5 men in their 80s
    • 3 women in their 90s
    • 3 men in their 90s
    • 1 woman 100+
  • DuPage County
    • 2 men in their 70s
    • 2 men in their 80s
    • 1 woman in her 90s
    • 1 man in his 90s
  • Effingham County
    • 1 man in his 60s
  • Kane County
    • 1 woman in her 90s
  • Kankakee County
    • 1 man in his 80s
  • Lake County
    • 1 man in his 50s
    • 1 woman in her 80s
    • 2 men in their 90s
  • Rock Island County
    • 1 man in his 60s
    • 1 woman in her 70s
  • St. Clair County
    • 1 man in his 70s
  • Will County
    • 1 woman in her 30s
    • 1 woman in her 60s
    • 2 men in their 60s
    • 1 man in his 70s
    • 1 woman in her 80s
    • 2 men in their 80s
    • 1 woman in his 90s

Currently, IDPH is reporting 16,422 total positive cases of COVID-19 and 528 deaths in the state.

On Wednesday, the governor announced the Illinois COVID-19 Response Fund raised more than $28 million from nearly 2,000 donors.

He said this first wave of funding will help people across the state and provide critical support to the communities that need it most.

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