68 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Perry County, Ill.

68 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Perry County, Ill.
The Perry County Health Department reported 68 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, January 14. (Source: WBRC)

PERRY COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - The Perry County Health Department reported 68 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, January 14.

This brings the total number of cases in the county to 2,702.

According to the health department, 53 of the positive cases are located at a correctional facility in the county and are not included in the breakdown below.

The new positive cases include:

  • Females - one under 20, one in her 20s, one in her 50s and one in her 60s
  • Males - three under 18, two in their 40s, three in their 50s, one in his 60s, one in his 70s and one in his 80s

A summary of the 2,702 confirmed cases includes:

  • Active cases - 231
  • Released from isolation - 2,319
  • Deaths - 52

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