Governor Gretchen Whitmer will hold a press conference this afternoon updating Michiganders on the state's COVID-19 response as cases and deaths surge. She is scheduled to speak at 3:15 p.m.
State health leaders, including the heads of Henry Ford, Beaumont, and Spectrum Health Systems, joined Thursday to sound the alarm on the spike in COVID-19 cases in Michigan.
Health care leaders urged residents to take caution, limit gatherings and continue social distancing measure as cases and death continue to spike in the recent weeks.
Gerry Anderson, executive chairman of DTE Energy, who hosted the call Thursday morning warned, "It's safe to say a slowdown is nowhere in sight."