LaRue County has recorded their first COVID-19 related death. The Lincoln Trail District Health Department confirmed the news in their press release Tuesday afternoon. The deaths marks the 3rd death in just two days, and the 8th death in the department’s service area. Additionally, the department confirmed just 3 cases yesterday, two in Nelson and one in Marion, bringing the total to 246. 197 patients have recovered from the virus so far, 34 are on home isolation, and 7 are currently hospitalized.