More Americans died of COVID-19 last Wednesday Than People Killed on 9/11
The United States is dealing with the worst coronavirus outbreak on earth. The US set a grim milestone on Wednesday by recording 3,157 COVID-19 deaths and surpassing, for the first time in a single day, the total number of people killed on 9/11.More people died from COVID-19 in the US on that single day than the number of people killed in the 9/11 terror attacks: 2,977.
Wednesday also marks the nation’s highest single-day death toll since April 15, when the disease killed 2,607 people, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
As of Thursday, more than 13.9 Americans have tested positive for the illness and in excess of 273,500 COVID-19 deaths have been reported, per Johns Hopkins.
Source article: MSN.com