26th COVID-19 Related Death in Moultrie County

The Moultrie County Health Department (MCHD) is saddened to learn of the passing of another Moultrie County resident, a male in his 70s. To date, 1,560 Moultrie County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, which includes 25 previous COVID-19 related deaths.

To help reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our communities, the MCHD strongly advises individuals and businesses to take the following actions:

  • All Illinois residents 16+ should receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
  • Watch physical distance and keep six feet from others.
  • Wear a mask when in public places.
  • Wash hands routinely.
  • Above all, stay home if ill.

Information on vaccine appointments in Moultrie County can be found here.

Information on area testing sites can be found online at https://dph.illinois.gov/testing.

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