Fifty-five new positive COVID-19 cases in Hardin County announced Tuesday afternoon by has raised the county total to 6,870 since the first case was identified in the county in mid-March.

Hardin County has had 46 deaths, according to the website. The most recent deaths were announced Monday on Gov. Andy Beshear’s website, a 68-year-old woman and an 87-year-old woman.

LaRue County had 14 new cases reported Tuesday and Meade County 13, according to Meade County also had a death reported Monday, which was identified as an 88-year-old man.

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