The state reported more than 6600 new confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases Tuesday, and 117 more deaths, since Monday. Close to 3600 people are in Illinois hospitals with the virus. Of these, almost 760 were in intensive care and more than 400 were on ventilators. The State's 7-day rolling average is 7.5%.
In La Salle County Tuesday, the Health Department reported 48 new COVID-19 cases. Six were female teens and six were men in their 40's. Newly recovered cases tallied seventy.