An additional COVID-19 death was reported in Kentucky's Hopkins County on Thursday, Sept. 17.
The Hopkins County Health Department reported the new death on Thursday, marking the 38th total COVID-19 death within the county so far.
HCHD also reported two new positive cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the number of identified positive COVID-19 cases in the county to date to 576 in total.
The health department says 75 of the county's total COVID-19 cases are tied to long term care, while 501 are not.
So far, 473 Hopkins County residents have recovered from COVID-19, showing a recovery rate of 82.11% in the county.
Before Thursday's update, the local health department reported the last COVID-19 death in the county on Sept. 14.