FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — Gov. Andy Beshear announced that there are 12,445 COVID-19 cases and 499 coronavirus-related deaths in the state of Kentucky.
Saturday's results include 315 new cases and two new deaths. There have also been 3,409 recoveries.
“We will hold their families in our hearts and lift them up,” said Gov. Beshear. “While today we are reporting a relatively low number of deaths, the pain their loved ones are going through is exactly the same as all other 497 families.”
“As we reopen, we must continue to follow precautions and protect each other,” said Gov. Beshear. “We’ve come a long way but the fight is not over.”