WATCH LIVE: Detroit Mayor Duggan provides coronavirus update, announces COVID-19 testing site

Mike Duggan coronavirus presser -- March 16, 2020
Mike Duggan coronavirus presser -- March 16, 2020

DETROIT – Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan will host a news conference on Wednesday to provide an update on the city’s response to coronavirus.

As of Tuesday, the city had more than 700 positive COVID-19 tests, along with 12 deaths.

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Mayor Duggan is expected to announce “the establishment of a major COVID-19 drive thru testing site to be located in the city.”

Watch the news conference live at 3 p.m. in the video player below:

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