Two cases of COVID-19 variant confirmed in Kentucky

On Tuesday, Gov. Andy Beshear announced that 2,714 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Kentucky. After the removal of duplicates, the 2,714 new cases bring Kentucky's COVID-19 case total to 41,878. Gov. Beshear also noted that two cases of the COVID-19 variant from the United Kingdom (UK) have been confirmed in Kentucky.