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Cook County Exceeds 13,000 COVID-19 Deaths

Medical Examiner confirms grim milestone amid surge of cases

Cook County exceeds 13,000 COVID-19 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic. (ENEWSPF)

Chicago, IL-(ENEWSPF)- The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office (MEO) marked another grim pandemic milestone today, confirming the County’s 13,000th death due to COVID-19 infection just six weeks after the County marked its 12,000th death from the virus. Cook County now exceeds 13,000 COVID-19 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic.

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