Gov. Andy Beshear will deliver his daily COVID-19 updates virtually after being potentially exposed to the virus.According to a press release, Beshear and his family were exposed through of a member of his security detail who drove with them on Saturday. The security trooper learned of his positive status later that day. Beshear and his family were not in contact with anyone else following the exposure.Beshear, his family and the trooper all wore facial coverings in the vehicle. However, the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) recommends quarantine if an individual is within six feet of a positive person for more than 15 minutes. To ensure the safety of those around him, Beshear says he will quarantine and continue to provide COVID-19 updates virtually.The Beshear family tested negative for the virus, they are “feeling well” and currently have no symptoms. Officials say the Beshear family will be tested regularly and will remain in quarantine until cleared by DPH.

Gov. Andy Beshear will deliver his daily COVID-19 updates virtually after being potentially exposed to the virus.

According to a press release, Beshear and his family were exposed through of a member of his security detail who drove with them on Saturday. The security trooper learned of his positive status later that day. Beshear and his family were not in contact with anyone else following the exposure.

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Beshear, his family and the trooper all wore facial coverings in the vehicle. However, the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) recommends quarantine if an individual is within six feet of a positive person for more than 15 minutes.

To ensure the safety of those around him, Beshear says he will quarantine and continue to provide COVID-19 updates virtually.

The Beshear family tested negative for the virus, they are “feeling well” and currently have no symptoms. Officials say the Beshear family will be tested regularly and will remain in quarantine until cleared by DPH.

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