President Trump cancels Central Florida rally

President Trump cancels Central Florida rally
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive on the South Lawn of the White House on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, in Washington. (Source: AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

SANFORD, Fla. (WFTV) - Following the announcement of his positive COVID-19 diagnosis, President Trump has cancelled his rally in Sanford, Fla.

WFTV, the ABC Affiliate in Orlando, says that the rally at the Sanford Airport is now off. People had been lining up at the airport ahead of the event when news of the cancelation and the president’s positive COVID-19 test came in just before 1 a.m. Friday.

Trump was previously scheduled to deliver remarks for the “Make America Great Again” event at the airport around 7 p.m. Now, he and first lady Melania Trump are quaranting.

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