KOB Web Staff
Updated: March 25, 2020 03:06 PM
Created: March 25, 2020 01:25 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- New Mexico utilized the emergency alert system Wednesday to provide information about the COVID-19 outbreak.
No new orders were announced in the alert. The alert emphasized the governor's order to stay at home.
The governor said the state will use the emergency alert system because it allows them to disseminate important information widely and quickly.
As of Wednesday, the state had reported 100 positives cases of COVID-19. The governor announced Wednesday morning that one person died from the virus.
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