Gov. says case numbers not connected to reopenings

News

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Gov. Hutchinson said there is still no link between the high number of new COVID-19 cases and the reopening of businesses.

The state’s health department is tracking the data and today reported what the he calls “encouraging numbers.”

1% of the new cases reported going to a restaurant, 2% goes to a beauty shop, less than 1% went to a church, less than 1.5% reported goes to a daycare or gym, and less than 0.5% goes to a hotel or motel.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Coronavirus Resources from the CDC

Latest Announcements
About Coronavirus
Human Coronavirus Types
References and Links
Latest Announcements
About Coronavirus
Human Coronavirus Types
References and Links

Latest Video

Local News Video

FOX24 Video

DON'T MISS

More Don't Miss

Trending Stories

Mega Millions & Powerball Numbers