Authorities are warning people of a potential COVID-19 outbreak in Kingston, New York. A barber in the town 2 hours north of New York City stayed open for business despite the Stay-At-Home order enforced statewide. Authorities say he has tested positive for the virus, and exposed potentially hundreds of other people.
The New York Department of Health is urging anyone who entered a barber shop in Kingston, NY to contact their primary care physician to be tested for the coronavirus as soon as possible. The specific barber and his shop have not been publicly identified.