4 more positive COVID-19 cases in Hamilton County

HAMILTON COUNTY, Ill. (KBSI) – There are four more positive cases of COVID-19 in Hamilton County.

The Hamilton County Health Department released the numbers on Sept. 21.

  • 1 male in his teens
  • 1 male in his 40s
  • 1 female in her 50s
  • 1 female in her 60s

There have been 1,260 lab-confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Hamilton County.

Of those 1,260 cases, 21 people have passed a way, 1,214 have recovered, 24 people are currently isolating at home and one person is currently in the hospital.

The Hamilton County Health Department investigates each case to ensure isolation of the positive patient. Close contacts who have had exposure to the positive patient are placed on quarantine for a minimum of 10 days. This allows symptoms to develop and pass without posing a risk to others.

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