Egyptian Health Department reports 13 more COVID-19 cases

Egyptian Health Department reports 13 more COVID-19 cases
The Egyptian Health Department was notified on September 29, 2020, of thirteen more Saline County residents who have tested positive for COVID-19. (Source: Live 5)

SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS (KFVS) - The Egyptian Health Department was notified on September 29, 2020, of thirteen more Saline County residents who have tested positive for COVID-19.

The individuals include:

Saline County

o a female, in her teens, at home and in isolation

o a female, in her 20s, cases status in progress

o a female, in her 20s, at home and in isolation

o a male, in his 40s, at home and in isolation

o a female, in her 50s, at home and in isolation

o a male, in his 70s, at home and in isolation

o a female, in her 80s, at home and in isolation

Gallatin County

o a female, under the age of 12, case status in progress

o a male, in his 40s, at home and in isolation

White County

o a female, in her teens, at home and in isolation

o a female, in her 20s, case status in progress

o a male, in his 70s, at home and in isolation

o a female, in her 80s, at home and in isolation

o a female, in her 60s, reported 9/25/2020 has been transferred to their local health department

To date, Saline County has had a total of 360 lab confirmed positives, including four deaths.

White County has had a total of 174 lab-confirmed positives and one death, and Gallatin County has a total of 79 lab confirmed positives of COVID-19, including two deaths.

The Illinois Department of Public Health, their healthcare provider, and the individuals have all been notified and are monitoring the situation.

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