FDOH: 8 new cases of Coronavirus in Florida

Florida Coronavirus News

A rendering of coronavirus via the CDC.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WMBB) — The Florida Department of Health announced eight new positive cases of the coronavirus Tuesday night, with seven of the cases described as “travel-related” and involving Florida residents.

One of the cases involves a Georgia resident who is in Florida, with the Georgia Department of Public Health leading the epidemiological investigation into the person.

In all, 21 Florida residents have been diagnosed with the respiratory disease known as COVID-19, a Department of Health news release said. Two have died.

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