IDPH reports 9,757 new COVID-19 cases,

IDPH reports 9,757 new COVID-19 cases,
Cases of COVID-19 in Illinois on Tuesday, December 1. (Source: Ill. Dept. of Public Health)

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFVS) - Governor JB Pritzker held a COVID-19 briefing at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 2.

You can watch the update below.

Illinois cases

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) reported 9,757 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 238 additional deaths on Dec. 2.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 748,603 cases, including 12,639 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

To date, 10,699,586 COVID-19 test have been conducted.

As of Tuesday night, 5,764 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19.

Of those, 1,190 patients were in the ICU and 714 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

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