1,786 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Kentucky on Tuesday

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Posted at 4:51 PM, Oct 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-19 16:51:41-04

(LEX 18) — On Tuesday, 1,786 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Kentucky.

Of those cases, 423 belong to those in the 18 and under age group.

29 new deaths were reported.

The state's positivity rate is 7.17%.

Currently, 1,202 people are hospitalized, 335 are in ICUs and 226 people are on ventilators.

For the full daily COVID-19 report click here.