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COVID-19 Patients Dying Every Minute in the United States, Epicenter of the Pandemic

HeadlineApr 10, 2020

Coronavirus cases are surging across the United States, the epicenter of the pandemic, with one person dying of COVID-19 every 47 seconds. Nearly 16,700 coronavirus deaths have been recorded in the United States, with the number of confirmed cases approaching half a million — more than Italy, Spain and France combined. The true rate of infections is certain to be far higher due to a critical lack of testing.

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