MORGANFIELD, Ky. (WEHT)- The Green River District Health Department confirmed 30 residents and 19 staff members at Morganfield Nursing & Rehab have tested positive for COVID-19, with two people hospitalized.

The news comes as the Green River District Health Department announced 62 new cases across its seven-county service area across western Kentucky Friday. On Thursday, Health First announced it is launching a mobile COVID-19 testing unit across western Kentucky, including Morganfield.

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(This story was originally published on Sept. 18, 2020)