Coronavirus updates live: U.S., Europe brace for infection spread as Italy begins lockdown

Coronavirus updates live: U.S., Europe brace for infection spread as Italy begins lockdown

MILAN — Millions of Italians woke up to a virtual standstill on Tuesday after the government extended quarantine measures across the entire country in an attempt to curb Europe’s worst coronavirus outbreak.

“We are normally serving offices, school students, tourists but without them around we’re losing 70 percent of our income,” said Fabrizio Ticozzi, 60, who owns a bakery on one of the busiest streets in central Milan.

via NBC Coronavirus updates live: U.S., Europe brace for infection spread as Italy begins lockdown

More than likely, this is coming soon to a town near you, or to the one you live in. Get ready. Or not…