526 new COVID-19 cases, 13 additional deaths confirmed in Kentucky

526 new COVID-19 cases, 13 additional deaths confirmed in Kentucky
Gov. Andy Beshear announced 526 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 13 additional deaths on Sunday afternoon. (Source: WFIE)

KENTUCKY (WFIE) - Gov. Andy Beshear announced 526 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 13 additional deaths on Sunday afternoon.

Kentucky is reporting that 410,709 residents have tested positive since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The positivity rate currently stands at 4.12% statewide.

As of Sunday, 4,819 people have died across the commonwealth due to complications with COVID-19.

The Muhlenberg County Health Department reported eight new COVID-19 cases on Friday.

This brings the countywide number to 2,786 total cases. Out of these reported cases, 2,651 residents have fully recovered.

Muhlenberg County now has 81 active cases.

[You can find more statistics and a school case dashboard on the Kentucky Coronavirus Website]

Here are the all-time totals of confirmed positive cases and deaths in our area of Kentucky:

  • Daviess Co. - 9,582 cases, 160 deaths, 8,647 recovered
  • Muhlenberg Co. - 2,786 cases, 54 deaths, 2,651 recovered
  • Hopkins Co. - 3,865 cases, 127 deaths, 3,537 recovered
  • Ohio Co. - 2,379 cases, 48 deaths, 2,128 recovered
  • Henderson Co. - 4,245 cases, 60 deaths, 3,732 recovered
  • Webster Co. - 1,144 cases, 17 deaths, 1,012 recovered
  • McLean Co. - 824 cases, 26 deaths, 752 recovered
  • Union Co. - 1,220 cases, 13 deaths, 1,120 recovered
  • Hancock Co. - 773 cases, 15 deaths, 698 recovered

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