The Illinois Department of Health said masks weren’t necessary in homes, and “only a few” of the camp and staff at “The Crossing Camp” in Quincy had been vaccinated. Even if they were eligible for a shot. WGEM report.
One unvaccinated young adult was hospitalized and 85 tested positive. officials said
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And now there is another outbreak. After some people in the camp attended a meeting nearby. This resulted in 11 more cases.
“So people who are there will be able to stop if they are going to quarantine like we are asked to do. or as the Schuyler Health Department asked to do. So we can stop the spread,” said Tara Bealor, Adams County Public Health Nurse.
These cases occurred in the Schuyler and Adams districts.