People continued to gather on Florida beaches such as Clearwater Beach after the coronavirus had already started to spread in the U.S. On March 20, the city of Clearwater ordered all its public beaches to close. As of Friday, Florida has more than 2,400 confirmed coronavirus cases and 29 deaths.

People continued to gather on Florida beaches such as Clearwater Beach after the coronavirus had already started to spread in the U.S. On March 20, the city of Clearwater ordered all its public beaches to close. As of Friday, Florida has more than 2,400 confirmed coronavirus cases and 29 deaths.