Kentucky’s rolling, 7-day average shows the state is seeing an uptick in Coronavirus cases.
Yesterday, Governor Andy Beshear announced 518 new cases of the virus in the Commonwealth. Fourteen of those cases were from children 5 years or younger. 3 new deaths were also announced, bringing the state’s total number of deaths to 677. The state’s positivity rate sits at 4.92%. Locally, the Lincoln Trail District Health Department announced 45 new cases, 26 of which were from Hardin county. 13 cases locally are hospitalized.