Livingston County finds another infection of COVID-19

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PONTIAC – One more resident of Livingston County has tested positive for COVID- 19.  The Livingston County Health Department officials say a woman in her 20s is recovering in isolation.
LCHD officials continue to work closely with the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), and have investigated and notified any individuals who may have had exposure to this individual who tested positive for COVID-19.
As of July 17, 2020, the LCHD has received 3,572 COVID-19 test results. Of that, 60 COVID- 19 tests have been confirmed positive, 3,512 tests confirmed negative, 53 of the previously reported confirmed cases have been removed from isolation, five cases remain active, and two cases have resulted in death due to complications related to COVID-19. Of those individuals who have tested positive, thirteen were asymptomatic at the time of testing.