(LEX 18) — On Wednesday, 7,406 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Kentucky.
The state positivity rate continues to decline with Wednesday sitting at 26.78%.
Of the new cases, 2,904 cases belong to the 18 and under age group.
21 new deaths were recorded.
On Wednesday, Gov. Beshear announced 7,406 newly reported cases, 21 deaths and a positivity rate of 26.78%. The Governor encouraged Kentuckians to get their vaccine and booster and mask up indoors to help continue the decrease in cases. https://t.co/hhYktxHKL3 pic.twitter.com/JPl8J76B7c
— Governor Andy Beshear (@GovAndyBeshear) February 2, 2022
Currently, 2,438 people are hospitalized, 448 in ICUs and 219 people are on ventilators.
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