North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper holds coronavirus press conference in Charlotte
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper is holding a press conference in Charlotte about the coronavirus.
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Gov. Cooper declared a state emergency Tuesday due to the coronavirus. This allows the state and medical institutions flexibility to grant financial and medical aid.
Those developing symptoms like fever, cough or breathing problems should call their local health department for possible testing.
As of Wednesday, there are 647 cases of COVID-19 in the United States, with 27 deaths, according to the CDC.