Pontiac Correctional Center inmate dies of COVID-19

Date:

Share post:

PONTIAC – An inmate at Pontiac Correctional Center (PCC) has died of complications related to COVID-19. The Livingston County Health Department reported the news Friday afternoon after being notified in accordance with state and local public health protocol.

The inmate who died was in his 60s. At least three other inmates at PCC had tested positive for COVID-19 to start he weekend.

Snce the pandemic began, offiicals have reported 1,059 postive cases of COVID among some 23,000+ tests to be processed locally. Over 400 of those cases remain active. So far, 15 Livingston County residents have died due to complications related to COVID-19.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related articles

IG Report: Pontiac Corrections Officials fired after failing to respond to 2018 hazing prank 

PONTIAC - A handful of officials at Pontiac Corrections Center have been fired after failing to respond to a...

Manteno Fire investigating mobile home fire 

MANTENO - A fire at a mobile home Friday remains under investigation this week. The fire broke out around 9:30...

Former Assistant Warden at Stateville arrested last Wednesday in Kankakee 

KANKAKEE - A former assistant warden at Stateville Correctional Center was arrested last Wednesday on five alleged criminal sex...

BBCHS releases 2023 Illinois State Scholars List

BOURBONNAIS - Bradley Bourbonnais community high school has released the list of the school’s 2023 Illinois State Scholars.  The Illinois...