'Sweet 16' party becomes 'superspreader' event in New York

New York (AFP) – A 16th birthday party in New York state became a super-spreader event with dozens of attendees contracting coronavirus, according to officials.The September 25 shindig at the plush Miller Place Inn on Long Island left 37 people infected with Covid-19 and forced more than 270 into quarantine.Over 80 people attended the party, known as a “Sweet 16″ in the United States, well above the state’s 50-person limit. The venue has been closed temporarily and fined $12,000, local officials said.”We’ve never seen a super-spreader event like this before in Suffolk County,” tweeted the area…

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