Illinois reports 1,337 new COVID-19 cases, 30 deaths

A sign alerts residents to a mobile COVID-19 testing site set up on a vacant lot in the Austin neighborhood on June 23, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. . (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Health officials announced Wednesday 1,337 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Illinois and 30 additional deaths due to the disease.

Wednesday's numbers bring Illinois to a total of 253,690 cases and 8,214 deaths across 102 counties, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 48,029 specimens for a total of 4,526,739.

The state’s rolling seven-day positivity rate is at 3.7%, health officials said. 

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