1,466 new cases of COVID-19 in Ill.

1,466 new cases of COVID-19 in Ill.
Cases of COVID-19 in Illinois on Tuesday, September 15. (Source: Ill. Dept. of Public Health)

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFVS) - The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,466 new cases of COVID-19 in the state on Tuesday, September 15, including 20 additional deaths.

IDPH is reporting a total of 264,210 cases, including 8,332 deaths.

As of Monday night, 1,584 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 373 patients were in the ICU and 144 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

Currently, a total of 4,810,827 tests for COVID-19 have been performed in the state.

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