March 18, 2020 — Twelve inhabitants of a New Orleans retirement dwelling have the coronavirus and one has died.

The eighty four-12 months-old male resident of the Lambeth Home retirement dwelling was the third man or woman in Louisiana to die from the new coronavirus, the Related Push noted.

The coronavirus is spreading substantially a lot quicker in New Orleans than in other U.S. towns, according to Dr. Jennifer Avegno, head of the city well being department.

“This is a rapidly modifying problem,” she said, the AP noted. “There is sizeable group unfold.”

Bars, gyms and motion picture theaters in Louisiana have been requested to shut and dining establishments have been limited to shipping and delivery and takeout. There have been 136 good checks for the coronavirus in the condition.

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