The Green River District Health Department is reporting another 56 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Daviess County, Kentucky. That means that so far, 2,389 total Daviess County residents have tested positive for COVID-19 to date.
Overall, GRDHD reported 147 new positive cases of COVID-19 throughout its seven-county district on Tuesday - the health department's highest one-day increase of new positive cases so far.
Here are the other counties within the GRDHD district where new positive cases of the virus were reported on Tuesday:
- Hancock County: 1 new positive case
- Henderson County: 40 new positive case
- McLean County: 5 new positive cases
- Ohio County: 22 new positive cases
- Union County: 17 new positive cases
- Webster County: 6 new positive cases
Following Tuesday's update, 6,089 total positive cases of COVID-19 have now been confirmed throughout the seven-county district so far.
Here's GRDHD's COVID-19 summary for Nov. 10:
Daviess County continues to see large numbers of new positive cases of the virus, with 62 new positive cases of COVID-19 reported in the county just one day earlier on Monday, though with a population of over 100,000 residents, the county's COVID-19 incidence rate is relatively low in comparison to some surrounding counties.
Currently, all counties within the GRDHD district are in Kentucky's COVID-19 Red Zone, showing a critical level of virus transmission within them.
The state of Kentucky is currently reporting 122,567 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 1,576 statewide deaths.