Ohio County, Kentucky's COVID-19 death toll reached 9 in total on Tuesday, Aug 11, with the Green River District Health Department's (GRDHD) report of one new coronavirus death in the county. That brought the total number of COVID-19 deaths within the seven-county GRDHD district to 23.
GRDHD also reported 18 new positive cases of coronavirus throughout several of the Kentucky counties within its seven-county district on Tuesday:
- Daviess County: 12 new positive cases
- Henderson County: 4 new positive cases
- Ohio County: 1 new positive case
- Union County: 1 new positive case
The total number of positive COVID-19 cases in the entire GRDHD district is now 1,735.
Currently, 10 individuals in the district are hospitalized with COVID-19, with 157 total coronavirus patients requiring hospitalization to date (9% hospitalization rate.)
As of Tuesday, the district-wide total of recovered cases is now 1,506 (87%).
Here's a COVID-19 breakdown for each Kentucky county within the GRDHD district as of Tuesday: