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Ill. Dept. of Public Health reported 3,170 new cases of COVID-19

Cases of COVID-19 in Illinois as of Thursday, April 22.
Cases of COVID-19 in Illinois as of Thursday, April 22.(Ill. Dept. of Public Health)
Published: Apr. 22, 2021 at 1:08 PM CDT
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFVS) - The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 3,170 new cases of COVID-19, including 33 additional deaths, on Thursday, April 22.

The newly reported deaths included a man in his 60s from Massac County.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,312,722 cases, including 21,755 deaths.

A total of 22,008,695 tests for the virus have been conducted in the state.

As of Wednesday night, 2,147 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 511 patients were in the ICU and 238 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from April 15-21 was 4.4 percent.

A total of 8,473,953 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of midnight.

The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 123,078 doses.

On Wednesday, 131,411 doses were reported administered in the state.

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