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Covid Metrics Reach Early August Lows in Illinois

(Chicago, IL)  Covid hospitalizations in Illinois have hit a number not seen since the summer. Illinois Health officials say there are currently 1,183 people in the hospital with the respiratory illness, the lowest number since August 3rd. ICU beds taken by Covid patients are also at early August lows. In the Lake and McHenry County Region, hospitalizations have fallen every day since mid-January and currently sit at 77 beds taken, with ICU rates above 20% available capacity.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (2-25-22)



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