Hinsdale adds two more COVID-19 cases

A total of 276 Hinsdale residents have confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of Aug. 18, compared to 274 a week ago.

The DuPage County Health Department reported 257 confirmed cases in Hinsdale and the Cook County Health Department reported 19 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 13,135 confirmed cases, including 525 deaths, up from 12,413 cases and 520 deaths a week ago. The number of confirmed cases in towns neighboring Hinsdale are as follows:

• Burr Ridge, 198

• Clarendon Hills, 115

• Oak Brook, 148

• Western Springs, 148

• Westmont, 463

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