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New COVID-19 Death Reported in Ohio County, Kentucky

In addition to a new COVID-19 death in Ohio County, the Green River District Health Department reported its district's highest one-day increase of new positive cases to date on Friday.

Posted: Nov 13, 2020 2:48 PM

The Green River District Health Department is reporting its highest number of new positive COVID-19 cases to date, in addition to a new COVID-19 death in one of the counties in its seven-county district.

The new COVID-19 death occurred in Ohio County, according to the health department. After Friday's report of one new death, Ohio County's total number of COVID-19 deaths reached 12.

156 new positive cases of COVID-19 were also reported throughout the GRDHD's seven-county district on Friday - the district's highest one-day increase of new positive cases so far.

  • Daviess County: 60 new positive cases
  • Hancock County: 6 new positive cases
  • Henderson County: 33 new positive cases
  • McLean County: 14 new positive cases
  • Ohio County: 14 new positive cases
  • Union County: 15 new positive cases
  • Webster County: 14 new positive cases

After Friday's report of 156 new positive cases throughout the district, the total number of identified COVID-19 cases in the district increased to 6,494.

Here's the updated COVID-19 summary for each county within the district:

The state of Kentucky is currently reporting 129,680 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 1,622 statewide deaths.

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