LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — There have been 117 new cases of COVID-19 reported over the weekend in Lexington.
The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says there were 48 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday and 69 on Sunday.
On Sunday, Gov. Andy Beshear announced the highest single-day increase of COVID-19 cases in the state of Kentucky, which included 979 new cases across the state with three new deaths.
Gov. Andy Beshear on Sunday announced the largest single-day total of new #COVID19 cases in the commonwealth. As of 4 p.m. there were at least 23,161 cases in Kentucky, 979 of which were newly reported.— Governor Andy Beshear (@GovAndyBeshear) July 19, 2020
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Governor Beshear announced that he will have a briefing every day this week at 4:00. You can watch his updates on LEX 18 News, lex18.com, LEX 18 Facebook page, and OTT (Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV and Roku).