FRANKFORT, Ky (AP) — Kentucky residents 40 and up are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced Monday that the state has now vaccinated about 40% of Kentucky adults.
“We also believe we’ve vaccinated about 70% of Kentuckians who are age 70 and up,” Beshear, a Democrat, added. Residents 16 and older will become eligible for the vaccine on April 12.