Experts warn against spike in COVID-19 cases from protests
Could the protests cause a spike in coronavirus cases in the state? Experts say yes. Just the sheer proximity of the protesters and the number of people gathered in one space for an extended period of time increases the risk of spread.
OF PEACEFUL PROTEST THIS WEEKEND. MEET THE MAYOR SAYS THE CITY COUNCIL CONFIRMED THE VOTE IN A MEETING NEXT WEEK. >>> THE PROTEST COULD CAUSE A SPIKE IN CORONAVIRUS CASES ACCORDING TO EXPERTS. BY THE PROXIMITY OF PEOPLE GATHERED IN ONE SPACE, INCREASES THE RISK OF MORE SPREAD. AND AS YOU CAN SEE FROM THE SEVEN LAST FEW DAYS, MASSIVE CROWDS AND ZERO EFFORTS TO SOCIALLY DISTANT BETWEEN PROTESTERS AND POLICE. THEY ARE KEEPING A CLOSE EYE ON THE TREND OVER THE NEXT FEW WEEKS, WE WILL SEE IF THERE IS AN INCREASE.