US records 2,502 COVID-19 deaths in past 24 hours: Tracker

US records 2,502 COVID-19 deaths in past 24 hours: Tracker

Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Queens, New York City
A child plays under The Unisphere in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in the Queens borough of New York City, on Apr 25, 2020. (Photo: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly)

WASHINGTON: The United States recorded 2,502 coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours, according to the latest real-time tally on Wednesday (Apr 29) reported by Johns Hopkins University.

After two days of a relative easing in the toll on Sunday and Monday, the numbers have spiked again the past two days.

At least 60,853 people have now died in the country, according to the Baltimore-based university.

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Source: AFP/ga

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