Nearly 1,500 New COVID-19 Cases In Illinois


SPRINGFIELD, Ill – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today (9/15/20) announced 1,466 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 264,210 cases, including 8,332 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. As of Monday night, 1,584 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19.  Of those, 373 patients were in the ICU and 144 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.