VIDEO: Take a drive through eerily empty Downtown Detroit amid coronavirus

VIDEO: Downtown Detroit eerily empty during coronavirus outbreak in the United States in March, 2020.

DETROIT – Coronavirus has left the streets of Downtown Detroit eerily quiet and empty.

With most businesses shut down and a “stay-at-home” order in effect for Michigan, many downtown areas are at a standstill.

Uniquely Detroit’s Alex Atwell took a ride through Downtown Detroit to see just how empty the area is due to the virus. Watch the video above.

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Ken Haddad is the digital content and audience manager for WDIV / He also authors the Morning Report Newsletter and various other newsletters. He's been with WDIV since 2013. He enjoys suffering through Lions games on Sundays in the fall.