4/5/20 COVID-19 pandemic recap

Noah Maldonado, News Editor

In Illinois, there are 11,256 confirmed cases of COVID-19 per the Illinois Department of Health. There are 648 cases in Will County and 49 cases in Kendall County. Approximately 58,983 people have been tested for the virus within the state and 274 have died from the virus.
Nationwide, there are over 335,524 cases of COVID-19. 9,602 have died from the novel virus.
Globally, there are 1,270,069 cases of COVID-19. As of now, among the countries impacted, Italy is at 128,948 cases; Iran is at 58,226 cases; Spain is at 131,646 cases; Germany is at 100,024 cases; and France is at 93,759 cases. 69,309 have died, and over 259,810 have recovered so far.