What You Missed Overnight: Summit County Stay At Home Order, US Now Has Most COVID-19 Cases, And More

Mar 27, 2020, 6:25 AM | Updated: 6:26 am
A store on Main Street in Park City is closed due to the COVID-19 crisis....
A store on Main Street in Park City is closed due to the COVID-19 crisis.

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Here are some of the top coronavirus stories you may have missed overnight.

Summit County residents begin Day 1 of the stay-at-home order

The Summit County stay-at-home order went into effect at 12:01 a.m. on Friday. While residents are being told to stay home, the sheriff clarified that this is not a lockdown, and authorities won’t be forcing people to stay indoors at all times.

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The United States now has the most cases of the coronavirus in the world

The U.S. surpassed China and Italy overnight with the highest number of confirmed COVID-19 cases.

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U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he’s tested positive for COVID-19

Boris Johnson took to Twitter Friday to let everyone know he tested positive for the coronavirus, and he’s currently in quarantine.

Read more here. 

Another Salt Lake City Council member has tested positive for the novel coronavirus

Councilman Dan Dugan announced he’s tested positive for COVID-19. He’s the second member of the Salt Lake City Council to get the virus.

Read more here. 


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What You Missed Overnight: Summit County Stay At Home Order, US Now Has Most COVID-19 Cases, And More