(LEX 18) — To start the month of October, 4,118 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Kentucky.
Of those cases, 1,089 were in the 18 and under age group.
The positivity rate declined to 9.67%. The last time Kentucky had a positivity rate below 10% was August 3.
Currently, 1,900 people are hospitalized, 553 in intensive care units, and 357 on ventilators.
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