Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear holds up a face mask while speaking about the novel coronavirus during a news conference at the state Capitol in Frankfort, Ky., Sunday, April 26, 2020. (Ryan C. Hermens/Lexington Herald-Leader via AP)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky is continuing to experience a decline in new COVID-19 cases as Gov. Andy Beshear reported Wednesday that 127 people had tested positive.

"Our numbers today continue to suggest that we are no longer in a plateau but on a decline," Beshear said.

In all, 9,077 Kentuckians have tested positive for COVID-19. 

Beshear also announced six additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus, putting the total death toll in Kentucky at 400 since the pandemic began.

This report may be updated.

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