40 new cases of coronavirus reported in McLean County

McLean County hospitals are reporting 77% of ICU beds and 92% of total beds in use, with 14 people currently hospitalized due to COVID.(Graphic courtesy McLean County Health Department)

 

By Neil Doyle

BLOOMINGTON – McLean County’s rolling positivity rate inched up to 3.1% as local health officials Tuesday reported 40 new cases of coronavirus.

There are 21 McLean County residents in the hospital due to COVID and 195 are isolating at home, according to the health department. McLean County hospitals are reporting 77% of ICU beds and 92% of total beds in use, with 14 people currently hospitalized due to COVID.

40 additional people were released from isolation, now 14,036 have recovered.

There have been 170 COVID-related deaths in the county.

COVID-19 Vaccine

Vaccine information in McLean County can be found here.

Statewide vaccine information is available here.

Neil Doyle can be reached at neil.doyle@cumulus.com

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