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CHICAGO — The state of Illinois is reporting its lowest number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 in nearly three months, according to new state data released Monday.

There are currently 1,198 people hospitalized with COVID-19 related illness, the fewest amount of hospitalized patients since August 3.

There were 1,565 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 reported Monday, along with eight additional deaths.

Currently, 64 percent of eligible Illinois residents are now fully vaccinated, with 81 percent of eligible residents having received at least one dose.