(LEX 18) — On Friday, 2,813 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Kentucky. 669 of those cases belong to the 18 and under age group.
64 new deaths were reported including the death of a 39-year-old according to Governor Andy Beshear.
On Friday, Gov. Beshear announced 2,813 newly reported cases of COVID-19 and an increased positivity rate of 9.21%. The Governor also reported 64 deaths, including the loss of a Kentuckian only 39 years old. https://t.co/8qrSMnTeMh pic.twitter.com/LR1ckGsCz0
— Governor Andy Beshear (@GovAndyBeshear) December 3, 2021
The state's positivity rate is now 9.21%.
Currently, 972 people are hospitalized, 284 in ICUs and 156 people are on ventilators.
For the full daily COVID-19 report click here.