6 Die as Coronavirus Races Through Upscale Retirement Community in N.Y.

New York Times | Mar 26, 2020 at 5:11 PM
  • The first sign appeared two weeks ago, when an employee tested positive for coronavirus.
  • By Wednesday, Peconic Landing, an upscale elder community on the North Fork of Long Island, announced its sixth death from the virus, sparking fears of an even bigger outbreak among a vulnerable, confined population.
  • What was a peaceful waterfront resort by the shores of Long Island Sound has become a scene emergency crews in hazmat suits.