Fayette’s moving seven-day COVID average at new low for recent weeks
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Fayette County’s seven-day moving average for new COVID cases dropped to a new low Thursday for recent months, falling from 24 to 22 cases a day.
According to the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department’s daily report Thursday, the county confirmed 21 new COVID cases Wednesday, bringing to 35,098 since March 2020.
The county recorded no new deaths, leaving the total number of deaths from COVID-related causes at 315.
The Health Department is hosting another pop-up vaccination clinic Thursday, May 20 featuring the one-shot Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine.
The clinic is 9 a.m. to noon at West End Center (Community Action Council), 913 Georgetown Street. No appointments are needed — plenty of vaccine is available and only walk-ins will be accepted!
The vaccine is free and available for anyone ages 18 and older.
To protect friends, family and yourself, get a COVID-19 vaccination.
Make an appointment at lfchd.org/vaccine or call 859-899-2222 for help. Walk-ins will not be accepted. The department provides the Moderna vaccine, which is for ages 18 and older.