8 further Covid-19 deaths confirmed, 10 new cases

Dare County COVID-19 case count up to 23, with 18 resident cases and 5 non-resident cases, per video update

Of the 375 ventilators available, 168 were in use, including 49 for COVID-19 patients.

Clark County Public Health reported two new cases of novel coronavirus on Tuesday, bringing the county's total to 560 since the first case was confirmed March 7. The two new cases bring Nelson County's case total to 44 cases. There were three new cases in recovery reported during that same timeframe.

One additional COVID-19 case was confirmed today in Hardin County, and one new case in LaRue County.

NY has reported 371,711 confirmed cases as of 1:15 p.m. ET on June 2, the most reported by any state in the country, according to CNN.


Dr Cillian De Gascun, director of the National Virus Reference Laboratory, said: "As of midnight Monday 1 June, 348,416 tests have been carried out". Women account for 54% of all county COVID-19 cases while men account for 46%, the data shows.

The outbreak forced the state to put Clark County's application to enter Phase 2 of Gov. Jay Inslee's reopening plan on pause.

15 of those who have tested positive for COVID-19 have since recovered or completed their isolation protocol, officials say. Incidences of these cases are spread across 21 counties.

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