FRANKFORT, Ky. (KFVS) - Governor Andy Beshear held a briefing on Kentucky’s response to COVID-19 at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 2.
You can watch the update below.
Beshear announced record new COVID-19 deaths and the sixth-highest day for new COVID-19 cases.
With the 37 deaths reported Wednesday, the Governor has reported the loss of 72 Kentuckians in the last two days alone as the commonwealth rapidly approaches 2,000 deaths.
As of 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, Gov. Beshear reported the following COVID-19 numbers:
- New cases: 3,601
- New deaths: 37
- Positivity rate: 9.62 percent
- Total deaths: 1,980
- Currently hospitalized: 1,768
- Currently in ICU: 427
- Currently on ventilator: 234