Coronavirus Deaths At Joliet Nursing Home Keep Rising

The number of coronavirus-related deaths at a Joliet nursing home is still growing. A certified nursing assistant at Symphony of Joliet died over the weekend after testing positive for COVID-19. The employee has been identified as Sandra Green. So far, there have been over two-dozen virus-related deaths at the facility. Joliet’s mayor has called for a state investigation into the matter. State health officials say they have given direct assistance to Symphony and reviewed infection control protocols at that facility.

WJOL spoke with the daughter of a resident at Symphony of Joliet. Angelina Middleton says she can’t even get the facility to return her phone calls. To hear the entire interview click below.