Oak Park reports no new COVID-19 cases for the first time since March

Nearly 300 people have tested positive for the virus since the suburb saw its first case March 18.

SHARE Oak Park reports no new COVID-19 cases for the first time since March
A lab technician cleans a test tube containing a live sample taken from people tested for the novel coronavirus at a facility in Scotland.

Oak Park announced no new cases of coronavirus for the first time since March.

Getty

Officials reported no new cases of the coronavirus in west suburban Oak Park Wednesday — a first since March 25.

The first case of COVID-19 was reported in the suburb March 18 and the village declared a state of emergency and implemented a stay at home order that same day. Since then, 293 residents have tested positive, according to officials.

Meanwhile, Illinois health officials announced 982 new cases of COVID-19 statewide on Wednesday. The state’s current death toll is 5,621.

The Latest
Montgomery’s OPS is more than 100 points lower than his minor league career OPS. “He’s handling it very well,” Paul Janish said.
Bellinger’s homer lifted the Cubs above the Rays in a 4-3 win Wednesday.
The statue is set to be unveiled on the 40th anniversary of the “Sandberg Game.”
Their contract terms are mostly predetermined by the collective bargaining agreement, leaving minimal room to negotiate details.