PEORIA (WEEK) - An 8th death due to COVID-19 in Peoria County was reported by the Peoria City / County Health Department Saturday. A female in her 70’s with multiple co-morbidities and a resident of a Long Term Care Facility was the latest victim.
It's the second death in as many days. After seven new cases confirmed on Friday, one more person tested positive on Saturday. The Peoria County total is now 177 with 149 recovered.
In Tazewell County, one new case was reported Saturday. This brings the total to 67. Woodford County remains at 18 confirmed cases.