Ohio County Reports 9th Total COVID-19 Death

One new COVID-19 death was reported in Kentucky's Ohio County on Tuesday, Aug 11.

Posted: Aug 11, 2020 11:13 AM
Updated: Aug 11, 2020 11:14 AM

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:

Evansville
Mostly Cloudy
72° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 72°
Owensboro
Cloudy
73° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 69°
Feels Like: 73°
Princeton
Partly Cloudy
74° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 74°
Madisonville
Cloudy
74° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 74°
Jasper
Partly Cloudy
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Hi: 83° Lo: 66°
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Early-morning fog will be possible by daybreak tomorrow. Clouds will increase from the south through midday. Scattered showers and storms will develop by the evening and increase in coverage after sunset. Expect highs to approach the low-80s.
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