SOUTHERN ILLINOIS. (KFVS) - On March 5, the Southern Seven Health Department reported one new COVID-19 related death and six new COVID-19 cases.
One case was in Alexander County, another case was in Johnson County, Massac County had one case, and Union County had three cases.
No new cases were reported in Hardin County and Pulaski County.
S7HD had a total of 6,537 cases and 77 active cases.
Ninety-four people have died.