FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — On Tuesday, Gov. Andy Beshear announced that 614 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Kentucky. After the removal of duplicates, the 614 new cases brings Kentucky's COVID-19 case total to 461,119.
The positivity rate in Kentucky continues to remain under 3%. Tuesday's positivity rate was 2.12%.
Six new coronavirus-related deaths were also reported, bringing Kentucky's coronavirus-related death total to 7,109.
As of Tuesday, 2,091,572 Kentuckians have either received the first dose of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine or have received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
On Tuesday, Gov. Beshear announced 2,091,572 Kentuckians vaccinated. The Governor also reported 614 new cases of #COVID19 and a decreased positivity rate of 2.12%. For more on today’s report visit https://t.co/8qrSMnTeMh. pic.twitter.com/MjGBJq4Fiy— Governor Andy Beshear (@GovAndyBeshear) June 8, 2021