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Health department officials in Pike and Ralls counties in Missouri and Hancock County in Illinois reported more confirmed COVID-19 cases Tuesday.

In Pike County, officials reported its 15th positive COVID test.

Of the 14 previously reported cases, 12 have recovered. One Pike Countian died from the virus earlier this month.

Ralls County reported its third positive COVID case. No additional information was reported on the individual.

Hancock County reported its 16th confirmed case, a female in her 60s to 70s who is hospitalized outside of Hancock County. She is believed to have contracted the virus from another positive case.

Of Hancock County’s 15 previous COVID cases, 12 have recovered.