Egyptian Health Dept. reports 9 more COVID-19 cases, 1 additional death

Egyptian Health Dept. reports 9 more COVID-19 cases, 1 additional death
The Egyptian Health Department reported the death of a Saline County resident due to complications of COVID-19 on Monday. (Source: WALB)

SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS (KFVS) - The Egyptian Health Department reported the death of a Saline County resident due to complications of COVID-19 on Monday.

The health department also reported nine new COVID-19 cases.

The individuals include:

Saline County

o Female: 1 in their 20′s, 1 in their 50′s

o Male: 1 in their teens, 1 in their 30′s, 1 in their 70′s

Gallatin County

o Female: 1 under the age of 10

o Male: 1 in their 60′s

White County

o Female: 1 in their 50′s

o Male: 1 under the age of 10

To date, Saline County has had a total of 2,429 lab confirmed positives, including 46 deaths.

White County has had a total of 1,682 lab-confirmed positives, including 26 deaths, and Gallatin County has a total of 475 lab-confirmed positives of COVID-19, including three 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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