The mayor of Hazleton has called for a curfew that will begin Saturday night and the Luzerne County manager is calling for help from the National Guard.
Health professionals say the majority of Luzerne county’s coronavirus cases are in the Hazleton area and the numbers are growing quickly.
The mayor of Hazleton will enact a curfew for residents on Saturday at 8 p.m. along with other rules that will be enforced by police.
Luzerne County has asked the governor to send in the National Guard. Other lawmakers there say there are many factors that led to Hazleton being a hot spot for COVID-19 and now they are trying best they can to combat them.