As of September 4, 51,961 children have tested positive for COVID-19 in Florida. Cases increased after schools opened in some parts of the state.
By using face masks, projected deaths in Florida would drop by more than 3,500 by December 1, new study says.
As 257 new fatalities are announced on Friday, Florida breaks a death record for the fourth consecutive day.
More than 402,000 cases of the illness caused by the novel coronavirus were reported in the Sunshine State as of Friday.
On Thursday, Florida saw 10,109 new confirmed cases, setting a new record for the highest single-day total.
Rebekah Jones has created a parallel site that she claims will reveal the numbers that the state has not been reporting.
Despite Gov. Ron DeSantis’ claims of transparency, the state has been far from transparent in revealing vital COVID-19 data to the public.