Coronavirus Cases Pass 160 In Kentucky; 360+ In Indiana

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Gov. Andy Beshear says Kentucky has surpassed 160 coronavirus cases. He said Tuesday that a few dozen new cases were diagnosed statewide in the past day. Beshear says one of the new cases stemmed from a “coronavirus party.” He didn’t say where the event occurred but he denounced it. Beshear says the the updated total of statewide cases included nearly 40 new cases spanning Kentucky. The death toll remains at four.

Indiana officials report over 360 cases of the virus with 12 fatalities. Governor Eric Holcomb has issued a “stay in place” order for residents through early April.