34 new cases of COVID-19 in Rock Island County

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The Rock Island County Health Department reported 34 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, bringing the total to 12,480.

Eighteen patients currently are hospitalized in the county with the virus and the number of deaths remains at 298.

The new cases are:

· 1 man in his 80s

· 1 man in his 70s

· 2 men in their 60s

· 2 men in their 50s

· 3 men in their 40s

· 3 men in their 30s

· 3 men in their 20s

· 1 man in his teens

· 2 boys in their teens

· 2 women in their 60s

· 6 women in their 50s

· 2 women in their 40s

· 2 women in their 30s

· 1 woman in her 20s

· 2 women in their teens

· 1 girl younger than 13

No additional information regarding these cases is available due to federal privacy laws.

The Rock Island County Health Department asks that we all do our part to prevent further spread of COVID-19 by:

· Staying home as much as possible and especially when you are sick

· Wearing a face covering when you must go out

· Watching your distance. Keep at least 6 feet between you and anyone else

· Washing your hands frequently

· Taking the vaccine when it is available to you

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