Friday update: Coronavirus numbers in south central Kentucky

Governor Andy Beshear announces another large total of positive cases on Friday with 1,319. This brings the total number of cases in the commonwealth since the start of the pandemic to 85, 506.

Four new deaths were also reported Friday bringing the statewide total to 1,300.

167,018 people have recovered from the virus here in kentucky.

According to the Barren River District Health Department, there have been 8,322 total cases in the surrounding counties combined since the start of the pandemic, 6,955 have recovered.

No new deaths were reported in the surrounding counties.

Here’s a look at the total number of cases in the surrounding area:

-WARREN COUNTY: 4,894 (+53)

– BARREN COUNTY: 939 (+23)

– LOGAN COUNTY: 692 (+9)

– BUTLER COUNTY: 399 (+4)

– ALLEN COUNTY: 469(+11)

– SIMPSON COUNTY: 318 (+3)

– HART COUNTY: 267 (+6)

– EDMONSON COUNTY: 175 (+1)

– METCALFE COUNTY:169 (+9)

AS OF 6 P.M. 10/16/20