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6,915 new coronavirus cases reported in Kentucky Tuesday, Jan. 4

Kentucky Department for Public Health

Tuesday afternoon Kentucky reported 6,915 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the state total to 885,673.

21 new deaths were reported, bringing that total to 12,255.

The positivity rate is at 21.74% as of Tuesday afternoon.

Find more information about the spread of the coronavirus in Kentucky here.

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