Ohio County Reports New COVID-19 Death

A new COVID-19 death was reported in Ohio County, Kentucky, on Wednesday, July 29.

Posted: Jul 29, 2020 1:13 PM
Updated: Jul 29, 2020 1:16 PM

The Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported one new COVID-19 death in Ohio County on Wednesday, July 29. That brought the total number of COVID-19 deaths in Ohio County to six.

GRDHD also reported 17 new positive cases of COVID-19 throughout its seven-county district on Wednesday:

  • Daviess County - 11 new positive cases
  • Henderson County - 4 new positive cases
  • Ohio County - 1 new positive case
  • Webster County - 1 new positive case

The total number of COVID-19 cases in the seven-county GRDHD district is now 1,500.

Currently, 30 COVID-19 patients within the district are hospitalized. Of the 1,500 total confirmed cases in the district, 138 (9%) total have required hospitalization to date.

The district-wide total of recovered patients is now 1,229, showing an 82% recovery rate.

Here's a breakdown of the COVID-19 numbers for each county within the GRDHD district:

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