On September 22, 2020, the Egyptian Health Department reported that a resident from White County had died of Covid-related complications. The death and accompanying details were finally reported by the IDPH yesterday, Friday, Oct. 2. The deceased was a male in his 50s from White County. Egyptian Health Department released the information on September 22, after it was reported and confirmed to them by the family. According the EHD, the man died outside of Illinois and there was a time lag for the death certificate to reach IDPH. No information is available regarding comorbidities of the deceased.