Video: Polis Updates Colorado Coronavirus Response; Announces Suspected MIS-C Cases

Updated 2:42 p.m.

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis said three children in Colorado are suspected of suffering a rare syndrome after getting infected with COVID-19. He made the announcement Wednesday from the carriage house at the governor's residence at Boettcher Mansion.

More than a100 children around the United States have presented symptoms of the syndrome and become sickened. Doctors aren't sure how it is related to coronavirus.

As of Tuesday, nearly 132,000 coronavirus tests had identified 22,482 infections in Colorado. 1,257 people have died while infected, at least 968 as a direct result of COVID-19, the disease caused by the new virus.

Note: These briefings do not always start right on time, but CPR News will join the governor as soon as he begins.