People Dance Outside White House Following Announcement of Trump's COVID-19 Diagnosis

People were seen dancing outside the White House in Washington on October 2, following news of US President Donald Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis. Footage shows individuals dancing to music while an anti-Trump flag flies nearby.

Shortly before 1 am on Friday, Trump announced that he and First Lady Melania Trump had tested positive for the virus.

The president was flown from the White House to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Friday evening as a precautionary measure, reports said.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) there were 302,093 new COVID-19 cases in the US reported in the last seven days. Credit: @ella4448 via Storyful