Caldwell County reported 12 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 over the weekend, according to a report issued Monday by the Pennyrile District Health Department, which includes five counties in the region.
Among those cases are a 15-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl. Two of the 12 cases are being treated in a hospital. The new cases bring the overall number of confirmed cases in the county to 84.
In the health department’s report on Friday, there were 72 confirmed cases since March, with 59 recoveries and no COVID-related deaths, meaning Caldwell County had 13 active cases of COVID-19 through Friday.
Crittenden County also reported a large number of new cases over the weekend, confirming 11 new cases in the Monday report, bringing its overall county to 65. Of those 11 cases, two of them — a 17-year-old girl and a 14-year-old girl — are school-age. Crittenden County also reported one COVID-related death.
Through Friday, Crittenden County had 20 active cases of COVID-19.
Trigg County reported three new cases over the weekend, bringing its overall total to 85. Through Friday, it had 25 active cases.
Lyon County reported two new cases on Monday, bringing its total to 43. That county had five active cases through Friday.
Livingston County reported one new case of COVID-19 on Monday, bringing its total to 48. Through Friday, Livingston County had seven active cases.
More information on this and other health issues can be found at the PDHD Facebook page or at pennyrilehealth.org.