More than 110,000 positive COVID-19 cases were recorded in Florida in the past week, state data shows.
That figure represents a spike of more than 50% compared to the last week.
The surges have become so drastic that one out of every five cases in the US now comes from Florida.
In just the past week, confirmed coronavirus cases in Florida spiked by more than 50%, according to state health data.
The Florida Department of Health said in a recent report that it recorded more than 110,000 new cases from June 23 to June 29. In the week prior, there were about 73,000 cases reported.
For weeks, Florida has marked continuous surges in the number of positive coronavirus cases. The counts have risen so