1,899 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Kentucky on Wednesday

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Posted at 5:04 PM, Oct 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-20 17:04:43-04

(LEX 18) — 1,899 new COVID cases were reported in Kentucky on Wednesday.

Of those cases, 499 belong to the 18 and under age group.

52 new deaths were reported.

Kentucky's positivity rate continues to decline, now at 6.83%.

Currently, 1,115 people are hospitalized, 321 in ICUs, and 207 are on ventilators.

For the full COVID-19 daily report click here.