Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) officials announced April 25 2,119 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 80 additional deaths, bringing state totals to 41,777 confirmed cases and 1,874 deaths.
The disease has now spread across 96 Illinois counties, according to a press release from the IDPH.
Health officials have said in recent days people must continue to wear masks in public, practice physical distancing measures and follow the stay-at-home order to beat the virus.
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said April 23 the stay-at-home order is extended until the end of May, The Phoenix reported.