628 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Kentucky on Thursday

Posted at 4:27 PM, Sep 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-17 16:27:27-04

FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — During his Thursday press conference, Gov. Andy Beshear announced that 628 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Kentucky, bringing the state's COVID-19 case total to 59,370.

For the third straight day, Kentucky's positivity rate was under four percent, as it was 3.82 percent.

Gov. Beshear also reported 11 new coronavirus-related deaths, bringing Kentucky's coronavirus-related death total to 1,093.