The United States continues to be hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Over 210,000 new cases were identified in a single day.
A new record
Another spectacular rebound in the pandemic of Covid-19 is noted at United States, for several weeks, note BFMTV. As of Thursday, December 3, the country has more than 210,000 new positive cases in 24 hours, according to data from the university Johns Hopkins.
This upsurge is believed to be due to the travel of millions of Americans during the Thanksgiving celebration a week ago. “Health officials warned that travel could cause “an outbreak on top of the outbreak“, in the words of Dr. Anthony Fauci.
A total of 276,000 deaths
In addition, 2,900 deaths are also to be deplored in the country in a single day, bringing the total to 276,000 deaths since the start of the epidemic. This is one of the worst balance sheets recorded in the country, according to a survey of university figures, carried out daily by theFrance Media Agency. The channel indicates that for 2 weeks, the United States have regularly crossed the 2,000 daily death mark.
Hospitalizations on the rise
This situation may not improve, as the number of patients hospitalized due to the Covid-19 is still on the rise. For the first time since the start of the pandemic, more than 100,000 people have been admitted to hospital. This increase particularly affected four of the most populous states, namely California, Florida, New York and Texas, according to Covid Tracking Project.
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