Lack of shutdown causing COVID-19 to spread in Nuevo Laredo
Officials in Nuevo Laredo say the lack of a shutdown is the cause of increasing COVID-19 cases.
The health director for the City of Nuevo Laredo says the constant traffic and people still out and about is the cause of the spread of COVID-19 in the city.
As of now, 16 deaths have been reported in less than a month.
City officials are asking the federal government for stricter restrictions to flatten the curve.
First responders are also urging the public to use a face mask and practice social distancing.