CHAMPAIGN -- A man in his 80s became the 149th Champaign County resident to die of COVID-19.
This latest fatality was announced Friday, along with 21 new COVID cases, according to the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District.
Active cases continued to decline. They were down by five, to 148.
More to know:
-- 3,234 new tests were reported in the past day.
-- Close contacts under quarantine declined by 29, to 158.
-- Total cases in the county to date: 21,029.