This decision of the local authorities was caused by the worsening situation with the spread of coronavirus in Florida.
The authorities of the most populous county in Florida imposed a curfew on the eve of the weekend on Independence Day, celebrated on Saturday, July 4. This was reported by Reuters.
This decision is caused by the worsening situation with the spread of coronavirus in Florida. In addition, the state of Arkansas introduced the mandatory wearing of masks in public places.
On Friday, July 3, 7 out of 50 states reported a record increase in the incidence of coronavirus disease: Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Alaska, Missouri, and Idaho.
In addition, Texas recorded a new record for the number of hospitalizations with a coronavirus diagnosis.
The daily increase in detected cases of coronavirus in the US on Friday was 53,483. This is below the record for the previous day. Than 55 405 cases were recorded.