Governor Asa Hutchinson Press Conference on CoronavirusFebruary 28th, 2020 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Governor Asa Hutchinson is set to hold a news conference with state public
health and emergency management officials on Friday, Feb. 28 to discuss the
state's preparation plan and strategy to address coronavirus.
A United States citizen died in a Wuhan hospital on Feb. 6 from the coronavirus, becoming the first American to be killed by the new virus, according to the United States Embassy.
A new coronavirus case in California could be the first in the U.S. that has no known connection to travel abroad or another known case, a possible sign the virus is spreading in a U.S. community. It is a person in California who had no known travel to a country where a virus outbreak has been taking place, or connection to a known patient.