27 New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Western Kentucky Counties

The Green River District Health Department said Wednesday that 27 new positive cases of COVID-19 had been identified in its seven-county western Kentucky area.

Posted: Mar 31, 2021 12:54 PM

Another 27 new positive cases of COVID-19 were reported in the Green River District Health Department's seven-county area on Wednesday.

According to GRDHD, the total number of cases identified throughout the district to date reached 20,789 after Wednesday's increases.

New positive cases identified by GRDHD Wednesday:

  • Daviess County: 17 new cases
  • Hancock County: 1 new case
  • Henderson County: 6 new cases
  • McLean County: 2 new cases
  • Union County: 1 new case

No new positive cases of the virus were reported in Ohio or Webster counties on Wednesday.

With no new deaths reported throughout the seven-county district on Wednesday, GRDHD said the total number of deaths in the district remained at 376 total.

Here's a more detailed breakdown of where each county currently stands via GRDHD:

As of Monday, all Kentuckians age 40 and older became eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

By April 12, Kentucky's governor says all of the state's residents age 16 and above will become eligible.

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