At least 1.013 more patients have died in the United States from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, according to an independent count by Reuters, based on reports from state health authorities.
The coronavirus pandemic toll in the world's most powerful economy has now reached 186.767 dead, according to the agency.
During the same period, at least 43.248 cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection were confirmed, bringing the number of people diagnosed to 6,12 million.
The United States is by far the worst hit in the world by the new coronavirus pandemic in absolute terms, both in terms of the number of deaths and the number of infections.
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