On Wednesday afternoon, the Henry and Stark County Health Department announced 3 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. This brings the Henry County total number of confirmed cases to 45. Stark County still has only 1 confirmed case. As for the statewide numbers, the IDPH on Wednesday added 2,253 new cases of COVID-19. Additionally, 92 more people died from COVID-19. Total statewide COVID-19 numbers: 50, 355 confirmed cases of COVID-19. 2,215 people in Illinois have died from COVID-19.
Testing for COVID-19 continues to ramp up. Between Tuesday and Wednesday, the state of Illinois laboratories have processed 14,478 specimens for a total of 256,667.