The Green River District Health Department on Friday reported six new COVID-19 deaths within its seven-county Kentucky district - with three of the new deaths being in Henderson County, and three being in Daviess County.
With Friday's update, Henderson County now has 14 total COVID-19 deaths. In Daviess County, 22 total COVID-19 deaths have now been reported so far.
75 new positive cases of COVID-19 were also reported by GRDHD on Friday throughout six of the seven Kentucky counties within the department's district.
- Daviess County: 23 new positive cases
- Henderson County: 23 new positive cases
- McLean County: 2 new positive cases
- Ohio County: 4 new positive cases
- Union County: 6 new positive cases
- Webster County: 17 new positive cases
Friday's reported increases brought the total number of identified COVID-19 cases in the district to 3,973.
Here's a COVID-19 summary for each county within the district via GRDHD:
As of Thursday throughout Kentucky, there were 77,455 total positive cases of COVID-19 and 1,234 total COVID-19 deaths.
Multiple western Kentucky counties are currently listed as 'critical' on the state's COVID-19 incidence rate map, including Daviess County, Henderson County, Union County, Webster County, and Hopkins County.