FRANKFORT, Ky. (WDKY) – Governor Andy Beshear is providing an update on COVID-19 cases.
Governor Beshear reported 530 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, bringing the state total to 397,526 cases. The governor says the state is seeing a 6.60 percent positivity rate. Of Monday’s new cases, 93 are in kids 18 or younger.
There were 13 reported COVID-19 related deaths on Monday, bringing the state total to 4,460.
As of Monday, 870 people are hospitalized for COVID-19 related reasons, 243 are in the ICU, and 119 are on ventilators. At least 46,779 Kentuckians have recovered from the virus.
Gov. Beshear says regional vaccination centers will move to phase 1C starting March 1.