FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT) – Governor Andy Beshear is scheduled to deliver a briefing at 5 p.m. on Sunday.
Gov. Beshear also addressed the “Kentucky Freedom Rally,” a demonstration held on Saturday outside the capitol that aimed to speed the state toward reopening.
Beshear did not give a COVID-19 update on Saturday, but says there were 173 new cases and five deaths that day. He says as of Sunday, there were 80 new cases, bringing the total number of cases in the state to 5,130. One of those cases is unconfirmed. Beshear says there were no new deaths reported on Sunday, so the total number of deaths is 253.
So far, the state is reporting that 57,648 people have been tested and 1,892 have recovered from