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2 more COVID-19 cases confirmed in McHenry County

A tent is seen Sunday next to the emergency room entrance at Northwestern Medicine McHenry campus in McHenry.
A tent is seen Sunday next to the emergency room entrance at Northwestern Medicine McHenry campus in McHenry.

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Two more people in McHenry County were confirmed to have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total up to 14 as of Monday.

On Sunday, there had been 12 identified cases in the county.

Of the first 12 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in McHenry County that had previously been confirmed, all are recovering or fully recovered, according to the McHenry County Health Department.

Several remain in isolation in their homes or in the hospital, Lindsey Salvatelli, community information coordinator for the department, said on Monday.

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 12 identified cases of COVID-19 in McHenry County as of Sunday. That number did not change on Monday, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health.

The first cases outside Chicago and Cook County were reported March 11 in Kane and McHenry counties.

Across the state, 1,285 people have tested positive for COVID-19, 9,868 have been tested and 12 have died, according to the IDPH website.

For local volunteer opportunities in McHenry County, visit the Volunteer Center McHenry County.
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