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1,562 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Ill.

Cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, as of Tuesday, May 11.
Cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, as of Tuesday, May 11.(Ill. Dept. of Public Health)
Published: May. 11, 2021 at 1:20 PM CDT
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFVS) - The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,562 new cases of COVID-19, including 26 additional deaths, on Tuesday, May 11.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,357,953 cases, including 22,261 deaths.

A total of 23,435,198 tests for the virus have been conducted in the state.

As of Monday night, 1,930 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 489 patients were in the ICU and 261 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 4-10 was 3.3 percent.

According to IDPH, a total of 10,037,624 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of midnight.

The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 83,887 doses.

On Monday, 58,709 doses were reported administered in Illinois.

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