Hinsdale sees slight uptick in COVID cases

A total of 274 Hinsdale residents have confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of July 21, compared to 266 a week ago.

The DuPage County Health Department reported 254 confirmed cases in Hinsdale and the Cook County Health Department reported 20 confirmed cases in the village.

A total of 168 confirmed cases and 33 deaths are associated with ManorCare in Hinsdale, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health. Those numbers include residents and staff who might not be DuPage County residents.

Amita Hinsdale Hospital had three confirmed COVID-19 patients and two patients awaiting test results on Wednesday, a spokeswoman said.

DuPage County has a total of 12,413 confirmed cases, including 520 deaths, up from 11,792 cases and 513 deaths a week ago. The number of confirmed cases in towns neighboring Hinsdale are as follows:

• Burr Ridge, 284

• Clarendon Hills, 107

• Oak Brook, 144

• Western Springs, 138

• Westmont, 441

The health departments’ websites are at https://www.dph.illinois.gov, https://www.dupagehealth.org and https://www.cookcountypublichealth.org.