40 New Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported in Western Kentucky

The Green River District Health Department said Monday that 40 new positive cases of COVID-19 had been identified within its western Kentucky area.

Posted: Mar 1, 2021 1:07 PM

40 new positive cases of COVID-19 were identified on Monday by the Green River District Health Department.

GRDHD oversees a seven-county district in western Kentucky.

According to GRDHD, here's where the new positive COVID-19 cases reported Monday were identified:

  • Daviess County: 23 new cases
  • Hancock County: 1 new case
  • Henderson County: 4 new cases
  • Ohio County: 11 new cases
  • Union County: 1 new case

No new positive cases of the virus were reported by GRDHD in McLean or Webster counties Monday.

With the 40 new positive cases of the virus that were reported in the seven-county district Monday, GRDHD says 20,042 total positive cases of COVID-19 have now been identified in the area to date.

Since no new COVID-19 deaths were reported in the area Monday, the total number of COVID-19 deaths in the seven-county district remained at 334.

The state of Kentucky is currently reporting 404,622 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 4,637 statewide deaths.

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