Illinois coronavirus: Death toll passes 11,000 – Chicago Sun-Times

The coronavirus has claimed another 140 lives across Illinois, raising the state’s pandemic death toll to 11,014, public health officials said Wednesday.

And with an additional 8,922 cases of COVID-19 reported statewide, a total of nearly 607,000 people have contracted the virus over the past eight months, according to the Illinois Department of Health. That’s about 4.8% of the state’s population.

Source: Illinois coronavirus: Death toll passes 11,000 – Chicago Sun-Times