Authorities instruct making an attempt out known as off ‘in focus on in self belief to be obvious the protection of sufferers and staff’

File photo: COVID-19 testing site on Lot J at TIAA Bank Field
File photograph: COVID-19 making an attempt out function on Lot J at TIAA Bank Discipline (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Coronavirus making an attempt out on the Lot J function is canceled Sunday out of concerns stemming from riots that erupted in downtown Jacksonville the evening sooner than.

In a assertion, a spokesperson said there will most doubtless be no exams administered on the Florida Division of Emergency Administration function Sunday “to be obvious the protection of sufferers and staff.” No other particulars had been supplied.

The auto parking lot exterior TIAA Bank Discipline has been running for lots of weeks as a COVID-19 making an attempt out function. It’s most frequently originate seven days every week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. day by day.

Tensions flared Saturday evening when an estimated 200 of us that lingered after a smooth demonstration downtown clashed with police and left a plod of property damage in their wake. The chaotic scene calmed down as the evening wore on and police broken-down crowd desire an eye on instruments and tactics to scatter last rioters.

Moreover Lot J making an attempt out, officials delight in additionally canceled mortgage and rent relief appointments on Sunday on the Jacksonville Library and Ed Ball constructing.

Copyright 2020 by WJXT News4Jax – All rights reserved.