Florida Coronavirus Spikes for 2 Consecutive Days, 12 Cases in Sebastian

Latest COVID-19 update in Sebastian, Florida.
Latest COVID-19 update in Sebastian, Florida.

The last time we saw 2-day spikes of over 1,200 daily coronavirus cases was during Florida’s peak in early April.

However, and since then, more people are getting tested than before. This can be another reason for the spikes.

On Friday, June 5, 2020, Florida will begin Phase 2.

There are now 12 cases in Sebastian, Fellsmere has climbed to 7 cases.

Other than that, no changes here in Sebastian.

Local:

  • Sebastian: 12 cases
  • Fellsmere: 7 cases
  • Palm Bay: 59 cases
  • Malabar: 1 case
  • Grant-Valkaria: 1 case
  • Barefoot Bay: 1 case
  • Micco: 0 cases
  • Vero Beach: 110 cases

Indian River County has a population of 154,000.

Indian River County Coronavirus Cases

  • Cases: 144 (11 non-residents)
  • Deaths: 10
  • Tested Negative: 6,136
  • Hospitalization: 33

Brevard County has a population of 590,000.

Brevard County Coronavirus Cases

  • Cases: 431 (11 non-residents)
  • Deaths: 13
  • Tested Negative: 23,861
  • Hospitalization: 65

The total number of cases, deaths, and people who have tested negative in Florida.

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Florida

  • Cases: 60,183 (1,482 non-Florida residents)
  • Deaths: 2,607/li>
  • Tested Negative: 1,046,860
  • Hospitalizations: 10,652

Here’s some data on the number of new cases per day in Florida:

  • 5/21 – 729 cases
  • 5/22 – 739 cases
  • 5/23 – 551 cases
  • 5/24 – 983 cases
  • 5/25 – 504 cases
  • 5/26 – 480 cases
  • 5/27 – 617 cases
  • 5/28 – 1,225 cases
  • 5/29 – 756 cases
  • 5/30 – 875 cases
  • 5/31 – 708 cases
  • 6/1 – 610 cases
  • 6/2 – 1,237 cases
  • 6/3 – 1,262 cases

United States

The total number of cases, deaths, and people who have recovered from the virus in the United States.

  • Cases: 1,856,118
  • Deaths: 107,281
  • Recoveries: 479,258

Global

The total number of cases, deaths, and people who have recovered from the virus around the world.

  • Cases: 6,551,290
  • Deaths: 386,795
  • Recoveries: 2,832,566

Sebastian

Cleveland Clinic, Indian River Hospital, is providing drive-through testing by appointments from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., seven days a week. To make an appointment, call the hospital at 772-226-4846.

For now, if you are 65 or older, or have an illness or chronic condition, please stay home. Please wear a mask if you are ill or have a health condition.

If you need need groceries or other items delivered to your home, call Blue River Delivery at 772-643-6880.

Sebastian Daily will continue to provide future updates on COVID-19 for Sebastian City Limits and Indian River County.


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Andy Hodges was born in Annapolis, Maryland, and raised in Jupiter, Florida. He has been a radio and TV personality since the mid-1980s. He has worked for WFLX-TV (Fox 29), WIRK, WLIZ, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and others. In 1994, Andy took a break from broadcasting and was a software and systems engineer for various companies. In 2002, he permanently moved back to Sebastian, where Andy's family has lived for over 45 years. He returned to the broadcasting sector in 2005. Andy joined Sebastian Daily as our editor-in-chief in 2016.