Another record broken for new KY COVID-19 cases, positivity rate for KY: 2,105 new cases are kids

COVID-19 omicron
Posted at 4:54 PM, Jan 05, 2022

(LEX 18) — On Wednesday, Kentucky reported 9,807 new cases of COVID-19. Of those cases, 2,105 belong to the 18 and under age group.

The state's positivity rate is now 22.89%.

29 deaths were reported.

Currently, 1,704 people are hospitalized, 394 in ICU, and 211 people on ventilators.

For the full daily COVID-19 report click here.