Coronavirus cases rise to 21 in Kentucky


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FRANKFORT, Ky. (WEHT) Governor Andy Beshear announced on Sunday that Kentucky now has 21 positive cases of coronavirus.

The new cases are in Jefferson and Clark County.

Beshear also shared that he has tested negative for COVID-19. He was tested Saturday after learning he attended an event in Louisville with a person confirmed to have coronavirus.

Additionally, Beshear announced that the 14 Kentuckians being quarantined after being on a Grand Princess cruise will return home to Kentucky within the next 24 hours.

Right now, there are not any confirmed cases of coronavirus in our Tri-State area.

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(This story was originally published on March 15, 2020)

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