Darren Doyle, story:
Edmonson County's number of confirmed COVID-19 cases increased once again today with three more cases reported from Edmonson Center. The facility reported to the Edmonson Voice in a statement today that the entire facility was retested on Tuesday, and that most of those results came back today.
"Three additional residents came back positive for COVID-19," the statement said. "To date, Edmonson Center has had 30 residents and 1 staff member test positive for COVID-19. Our thoughts and prayers go out to those impacted by COVID-19, especially the families of the six residents that passed away."
The Barren River District Health Department reported a total number of 42 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Edmonson County today, nine of which have been reported as recovered and six total deaths.
The BRDHD also reported a total number of 764 confirmed coronavirus cases in the district with 18 total deaths. There have also been 210 reported recoveries, (27% of total cases).
The Kentucky COVID-19 website reported 6,128 total cases in Kentucky.