More Local Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed
By West Kentucky Star Staff
WESTERN KY/SOUTHERN IL - More cases of the coronavirus were confirmed Monday in our area.

The Purchase District Health Department says a woman in McCracken County and a man in Fulton County have tested positive. McCracken County now has 85 COVID-19 cases, while Ballard has 9, Carlisle has 3, Hickman has 5, and Fulton has 2. There have been 61 recoveries and 2 deaths in McCracken, 7 recoveries in Ballard, 1 recovery and 1 death in Carlisle, and 1 recovery in Hickman.  

The Marshall County Health Department says a man has tested positive and is self-isolating. This brings Marshall County's total to 35 cases, with 2 deaths, 30 fully recovered and 3 active cases. 

The Southern Seven Health Department confirmed 10 new cases Monday evening, with 1 in Alexander County, 2 in Pulaski, and 7 in Union County, including a boy under the age of 5. Eleven people have recovered for a total of 63. There have been 182 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Southern Seven region, and 4 deaths. 

Published 07:32 PM, Monday May. 18, 2020
Updated 05:07 PM, Tuesday May. 19, 2020



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