New York City high school reportedly closes after suspected coronavirus case in its community

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York Mayor Bill DeBlasio speak during a news conference on the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in New York, on March 2, 2020 in New York City.

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A New York City high school is closing Tuesday after a suspected case of the COVID-19 coronavirus in the community, according to Reuters.

The school said it was a precautionary measure, following guidelines from the New York City Department of Health, Reuters reported. It’s unclear where the school is located in the city. 

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said he will hold a press conference to update the public on the COVID-19 outbreak at 9:00 am ET.

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