Hardin County now has 245 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since March after nine new cases were announced Friday afternoon by the Lincoln Trail District Health District.
Of the 245 cases — 180 people, 73 percent of the cases, have recovered.
There are three people in Hardin County hospitalized due to COVID-19 and 57 people are under in-home isolation. The health district reports five people from Hardin County have died from the virus, while Gov. Andy Beshear's website lists six deaths.
As of 4 p.m. Friday, there have have been 496 cases of COVID-19 in the Lincoln Trail District's six-county region, including 20 in LaRue County and 37 in Meade County.