Florida sets U.S. single-day high with over 15,000 COVID-19 cases

Posted at 12:10 PM, Jul 12, 2020

(LEX 18) — Positive COVID-19 numbers continue to skyrocket in the state of Florida as it set a single-day record for any state in the U.S. on Sunday.

The state is reporting 15,299 new cases and 45 new deaths within the past 24 hours.

Florida now has more than 269,000 COVID-19 cases and nearly 4,300 deaths.