Governor Beshear announces less than 600 new cases, positivity rate back down to 3%
HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) - On Saturday, Governor Beshear announced 587 new cases of COVID-19.
There were 8 new deaths and 12 audit deaths announced Saturday.
The state’s positivity rate also decreased slightly back down to 3%.
At least 429,106 have contracted the virus and 6,149 Kentuckians have died from COVID-19.
49,892 1 have recovered from the virus.
In total, 4,987,084 have received tests.
As of Saturday, seven out of 120 counties are in the red zone on the state’s COVID-19 incidence rate map.
You can see how your county is doing right now here.
If you have any questions about the coronavirus in Kentucky, call the state’s COVID-19 hotline at 1-800-722-5725.
You can also find more information, including how to protect your family, by visiting Kentucky’s official COVID-19 website: https://govstatus.egov.com/kycovid19
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