Illinois has reported more than 10,000 new Covid-19 cases for four days straight, according to the state's health department.
A statement from the Illinois Department of Health (IDPH) reported 10,573 new confirmed and probable coronavirus cases and 14 additional deaths.
"As of last night, 4,409 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with Covid-19. Of those, 857 patients were in the ICU and 376 patients with Covid-19 were on ventilators," the IDPH statement said.
IDPH said the "preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity" for the last week is 12.4%.