Partygoers were spotted filling a bar in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on March 5, as spring break was underway for college students across the United States.
As of March 7, the state of Florida had reported 1,944,995 total cases of COVID-19 and 31,683 deaths. Bars and restaurants are allowed to operate at 50% capacity indoors and at 100% capacity outdoors, according to the Florida Department of Health.
Footage taken by Nicole Perez shows The Wharf, a bar in Fort Lauderdale, with a long line of people out the front. Credit: Nicole Perez/WPLGLocal10 via Storyful