US: 1,100 new COVID-19 deaths, 60,209 cases

Wednesday-2020-07-08 | 01:16 pm arabian_international

The United States recorded 60,209 new infections from the novel coronavirus during the last 24 hours, indicating the highest daily tally in the country since the outbreak of the pandemic, according to data from the Johns Hopkins University late Tuesday.

The new cases raised the COVID-19 caseload in the US to around 3 million, while the death toll reached 131,362 after recording 1,100 new fatalities, the University's figures showed.