By Jennifer McRae

SUMMIT COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Despite having the fifth-best rate of COVID vaccinations in the state, Summit County also has the highest rate of coronavirus. On Friday, the county will have the strictest COVID rules in Colorado.

(credit: State of Colorado March 23, 2021)

Summit County said that it will operate in Level Yellow until the end of May. That includes social distancing inside businesses and capacity limits.

Jennifer McRae