COVID-19 related deaths took a serious drop in Sunday's State Public Health Department report. IDPH counted 646 new COVID-19 cases and 15 deaths between Saturday and Sunday. Nineteen deaths were recorded on June 14 and 15. It was back on April 2, IDPH reported 16 virus related deaths statewide. In late March, the number was in the single digits for several days, but, the pandemic was just getting started.
a Salle County Health Department had no new cases or recoveries to report Sunday. Case count is 205 and recoveries at 150. Bureau, Marshall and Putnam Counties Health Department have not issued any information Sunday.