The Green River District Health Department said Tuesday that new COVID-19 deaths had been identified in Daviess County and Ohio County.
According to GRDHD, three new deaths were identified in Daviess County, and one new death was identified in Ohio County. GRDHD says two of the new deaths were identified through a state audit of death certificates.
Tuesday's increase in COVID-19 deaths brought the seven-county district's total number of COVID-19 deaths to date to 391.
The health department also identified 54 new positive cases of COVID-19 throughout several counties in its seven-county district on Tuesday.
New COVID-19 Cases Reported by GRDHD Tuesday:
- Daviess County: 22 new cases
- Henderson County: 24 new cases
- Ohio County: 7 new cases
- Union County: 1 new case
The new positive cases of the virus identified Tuesday in the GRDHD district brought the district-wide total of positive COVID-19 cases to date to 19,416.