Second highest day of COVID cases reported in Kentucky with 15,305

Posted at 5:04 PM, Jan 25, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-25 17:12:16-05

(LEX 18) — On Tuesday, 15,305 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the state of Kentucky. The second-highest day of new cases recorded.

Of those cases, 3,428 are from the 18 and under age group.

Twenty-three new deaths were reported.

The state's positivity rate remains at 33%.

Currently, 2,397 people are hospitalized, 452 are in ICUs, and 272 are on ventilators.

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