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40 New Positive COVID-19 Cases Confirmed in Western Kentucky

The Green River District Health Department said Monday that 40 new positive cases of COVID-19 had been identified in the seven western Kentucky counties in its district.

Posted: Apr 5, 2021 11:53 AM

Another 40 new positive cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in western Kentucky by the Green River District Health Department on Monday.

GRDHD, which oversees seven western Kentucky counties, said Monday that new cases of the virus had been identified within each county in the district.

Here are the new cases confirmed by GRDHD on Monday:

  • Daviess County: 16 new cases
  • Hancock County: 2 new cases
  • Henderson County: 14 new cases
  • McLean County: 1 new case
  • Ohio County: 1 new case
  • Union County: 5 new cases
  • Webster County: 1 new case

GRDHD says that now, 20,876 total positive COVID-19 cases have been identified throughout the seven-county district to date.

With no new COVID-19 deaths reported Monday, GRDHD said the total number of deaths in the district remained at 375.

You can see a more detailed breakdown of each GRDHD county below:

The state of Kentucky is currently reporting 429,106 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 6,149 statewide deaths.

As of Monday, all residents of the Bluegrass State age 16 or older became eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.


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