Gov. Beshear reports 920 new COVID-19 cases, 22 new COVID-19 related deaths

Gov. Beshear reports 920 new COVID-19 cases, 22 new COVID-19 related deaths
In the state, 606 people were hospitalized, with 179 in Kentucky ICUs, and 76 on ventilators. (Source: KEYC)

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KFVS) - On March 5, Governor Beshear reported 920 new COVID-19 cases in Kentucky.

In the state, 606 people were hospitalized, with 179 in Kentucky ICUs, and 76 on ventilators.

“Team Kentucky should be so proud of the progress we’ve made against this virus,” said Gov. Beshear. “We’ve got to keep up our commitment to each other until we reach the finish line – on COVID-19, and in recovering from other emergencies our state has experienced, like the ice storm and record flooding we’ve seen in recent weeks. No matter the challenge, our people come together to get through it.”

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