Kentucky governor announces second COVID-19 death in state

Kentucky

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JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ky. (WKRN) — A 64-year-old Kentucky man being treated for COVID-19 has become the Commonwealth’s second coronavirus-related death.

Governor Andy Beshear reports the man from Jefferson County in the Louisville area died while being treated for the virus.

Kentucky currently has 47 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including a 6-year-old child, Governor Beshear explained. At least one person in the Commonwealth has fully-recovered from the coronavirus.

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