The Green River District Health Department reported that we have 14 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in the district. 8 of those are in Daviess County. The total number of cases reported in the district is now at 115. Here's a breakdown of the positive cases.

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On Wednesday April 8th, 2020 the Green River District Health Department reported 14 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases – 8 in Daviess County, 1 in Henderson County, 1 in McLean County, 1 in Ohio County, and 3 in Webster County. The total number of cases reported in the district is now 115.

“It is crucial we do everything we can to stop the spread of COVID-19. Stay home, avoid crowds, wash your hands, and practice physical social distancing – staying at least 6 feet away from others. The lab confirmed cases are only a portion of what is in the community.” said Clay Horton, Public Health Director. “We expect to see more new cases and an increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations. We all play a part in stopping the spread of COVID-19.”

As of 9:00 AM April 8, 2020 total reported cases in Green River District by county are:

Green River District Health Department

Additional demographic information includes:

Average age: 50

Age range: 18 – 85

Male – 41.7%

Female – 58.3%

Green River District Health Department

To help answer the community’s questions about COVID-19, the Kentucky Department for Public health has set up a website with the latest guidance and information for Kentucky residents. The site can be accessed at www.kycovid19.ky.gov. The public can also call the Kentucky COVID-19 hotline at 800-722-5725.

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