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Coronavirus in Utah: Latest COVID-19 Updates for Saturday, May 9

Real-time alerts, advisories and closures related to the COVID-19 outbreak
Posted at 6:45 AM, May 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-10 00:17:59-04


10:17 PM - COVID-19 testing event for underserved communities takes place at Utah State Fairpark. FOX 13's Spencer Joseph reports here.

9:00 PM - How will coronavirus affect summer camps in Utah? FOX 13's John Franchi reports here.

8:28 PM - Most University of Utah Health drive-up COVID-19 testing sites will be closed for Mother’s Day tomorrow (Sunday, May 10).

5:58 PM - Murray City announces all 4th of July "Fun Days" activities are canceled. Evening concert and fireworks to be determined.

4:37 PM - Salt Lake Community College administrators share message to 2020 graduating seniors.

2:30 PM - Hill Air Force Base Airmen and Family Readiness Center's food pantry restocked with more than 1,400 pounds of food and essentials after coronavirus-caused low supply. More information here.

1:15 PM - Sand Hollow State Park turns away visitors due to crowds for third weekend in a row. Latest updates here.

12:20 AM - The state Coronavirus website offers links for directives and orders broken down by county.

11:45 AM - Murray Fun Days has canceled the parade and all daytime activities scheduled for July 4, 2020. The evening concert and fireworks show are still currently pending.

11:40 AM - Most Murray City offices will reopen for public access with social distancing guidelines in place on Monday, May 11. Visit the Murray City Website for detailed information on each facility.

11:10 AM - Daily update to Utah COVID-19 numbers, per The Utah Department of Health

  • Confirmed cases: 6,103
  • Test conducted: 143,294
  • Hospitalizations: 498
  • Recoveries: 2,901
  • Deaths: 66

11:00 AM - Summit County has tweeted a statement from law enforcement and prosecutors on the county public health order, which is more restrictive than other counties.

6:30 AM - Worldwide COVID-19 cases, per Johns Hopkins University:

  • Confirmed cases: 3,955,484
  • Recoveries: 1,332,023
  • Deaths: 275,188

6:30 AM - National COVID-19 cases, per Johns Hopkins University:

  • Confirmed cases: 1,283,929
  • Tests conducted: 8,408,788
  • Recoveries: 198,993
  • Deaths: 77,180

6:30 AM - Utah COVID-19 cases, per The Utah Department of Health:

  • Confirmed cases: 5,919
  • Tests conducted: 138,688
  • Hospitalizations: 488
  • Recoveries: 2,769
  • Deaths: 61