Coronavirus update: Illinois reports 1st death of infant with COVID-19 in US; Chicago considered among next hot spots | abc7chicago.com

Coronavirus update: Illinois reports 1st death of infant with COVID-19 in US; Chicago considered among next hot spots | abc7chicago.com

CHICAGO (WLS) — A Chicago infant who tested positive for coronavirus has died, Illinois officials announced Saturday.

The Illinois Department of Public Health said it’s the first coronavirus-related death of a child under one year of age in the United States.

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