More-Contagious COVID-19 Variant: 92 Cases in Florida, 1 in Polk

Florida has 92 known cases of the more-contagious variant of COVID 19 known as B.1.1.7 that was first discovered in England, and is tied with California for the most cases in the U.S., the USA Today Network reports. A public records request revealed that one of the known cases was reported in Polk County.