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IDPH Tuesday Announced 724 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Tuesday announced 724 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 23 additional confirmed deaths.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 143,185 cases, including 6,923 deaths, in 101 counties in Illinois. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 31,069 specimens for a total of 1,602,965. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from June 23–June 29 is 2.6 percent.

Pulaski County reported six new confirmed cases of COVID-19 Tuesday while Johnson County and Hamilton County each reported one. Two new confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported in Jackson County and Williamson County Tuesday. Five new confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported in Franklin County Tuesday. All cases are in isolation.