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Florida records more than 9,000 new COVID-19 cases

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A man rides a bicycle as people walk on Ocean Drive in Miami Beach, Florida on June 26, 2020.A man rides a bicycle as people walk on Ocean Drive in Miami Beach, Florida on June 26, 2020. (Chandan Khanna/AFP via Getty Images)

The Florida Department of Health reported a total of 132,545 cases of COVID-19, marking an additional 9,636 new positive cases.

The rise marks a one-day record for Florida.

There were 76,129 tests conducted Friday, with a 12.7% positivity rate, according to the health department.

The rise in cases comes as Miami-Dade County announced that it’s closing all beaches for the July 4 holiday weekend.

ABC News

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