Florida has reported more than 2,100 positive coronavirus cases since Thursday, bringing the state’s total number of cases to 55,424.
Florida was among one of the first states to begin re-opening its economy earlier this month, despite concerns from public health officials that it might be too soon. The state recorded more than 1,200 positive cases Friday and another 927 Saturday, according to NBC affiliate WFLA.
The state’s total death toll as a result of the virus is 2,447 as of Sunday morning.
Source: NBC News