Hurricane evacuees from Miami-Dade and surrounding counties, would spread COVID-19 cases by the thousands, new study finds

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Expect a spike in covert 19 cases if South Florida residents are forced to flee from a hurricane this season. A study by the Union of Concerned Scientists looked at how the spread of Corona virus would be affected by millions of people fleeing Monroe, Miami Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Scientists, Christie Doll says the size of the increased depends on the virus transmission rates in the county's people go to the other factor that's really important is the ability of those counties are receiving evacuees to keep those transmission rates low, even when they were The fake influx of people. A simulation using the evacuation around order during Hurricane Irma showed it would result in 61,000 New Cove in 19 cases. When did Grossman Miami,

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