Brown County Reports its Confirmed COVID-19 Case
One of the few counties in Illinois that had been without a case of COVID-19 now reports its first case.
Health department officials in Brown County report their first confirmed case of COVID-19.
The resident is a male in his 20s. He is currently recovering at home.
A contact tracing investigation has begun to notify close contacts and assure they are able to quarantine appropriately.
There are now just five counties left in Illinois without a confirmed case of COVID-19, including Scott County in western Illinois.