745 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Kentucky on Tuesday

Posted at 4:22 PM, Sep 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-15 18:56:35-04

FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — During his Tuesday press conference, Gov. Andy Beshear announced that 745 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Kentucky, bringing the state's COVID-19 case total to 58,000.

Of the 745 new Kentuckians to test positive for COVID-19, 95 are 18 or younger.

Tuesday's positivity was 3.97 percent.

Gov. Beshear also announced nine new coronavirus-related deaths, bringing Kentucky's coronavirus-related death total to 1,074.