Madison County confirms first case of COVID-19

Posted at 12:44 PM, Mar 21, 2020

MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Madison County has confirmed its first case of COVID-19, according to the Madison County Health Department's Facebook page.

The patient is currently in isolation at Baptist Health Richmond.

As of Friday afternoon, Gov. Beshear announced there were 63 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state of Kentucky.

Beshear is set to give another update on COVID-19 in Kentucky today at 5 p.m.