In the United States, the daily mortality rate from COVID-19 is on the rise. This is evidenced by data from the American Johns Hopkins University, CNN reports.
According to his calculations, over the past day, 1,293 patients have died from the consequences of coronavirus infection in the country.
Representatives of the TV channel note that this is the highest daily mortality rate since August 19.
At the same time, the average daily incidence of coronavirus in the United States increased by 5% over the week and amounted to 38,037 people.
According to the latest data, the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country exceeded 6.62 million people, over 196.4 thousand patients have died.
Earlier, White House chief Donald Trump said that a coronavirus vaccine in the United States could be ready in three or four weeks.