The U.S. state of Ohio is estimated to have more than 100,000 people infected with the coronavirus, according to Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton.
Speaking alongside the state’s Republican Gov. Mike DeWine in a press conference on Thursday, Acton said they know “at least 1% at the very least, 1% of our population is carrying this virus in Ohio today.”
“We have 11.7 million people. So the math is over 100,000. So that just gives you a sense of how this virus spreads and is spreading quickly,” she added.
The official went on to say that the shortage