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Cuomo: New York Dept. of Health to investigate Long Island concert for social distancing violations

Cuomo: NY Department of Health to investigate Long Island concert for social distancing violations
Posted at 6:21 AM, Jul 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-28 06:27:01-04

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (WKBW) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday that the state's health department will conduct an investigation regarding a concert on Long Island.

In a tweet, the governor said that video from the concert showed, "egregious social distancing violations."

The video which showed a performance from the group The Chainsmokers, took place on Saturday night.

According to Reuters, organizers said in a statement that they collaborated with health officials and the concert followed CDC guidelines.