North and South Carolina Governors Issue Statements About The Growing Coronavirus Fears


Now that at least 6 people have died from the coronavirus in the US, fears are increasing about the community spread the CDC has been warning about.

In a statement posted to Twitter, NC Governor Roy Cooper said in part, “we do expect to begin seeing cases of the new corona virus in our state…”

In press conference this morning, the SC Governor told residents that the best form of protection is to wash their hands frequently, for at least 20 seconds at a time, and to wipe down all surfaces that will be touched. He also urged residents to cover their mouths when they sneeze and to stay home if they are feeling sick.

Additional preventative measures include;