Coronavirus fatality count reaches 248 in county

Coronavirus fatality count reaches 248 in county

A man in his 90’s is the 248th person from LaSalle County to succumb to the coronavirus, according to the county health department. He was the only person added to the county’s tally Thursday. Just a few weeks ago, the number of coronavirus deaths being counted every day routinely numbered four or more. For most of the past week, they’ve been fewer.