In the US, more than 54.6 thousand new cases of COVID-19 were detected

The number of detected cases of coronavirus infection in the United States over the past day increased by more than 54.6 thousand, more than 600 patients with COVID-19 died, according to Johns Hopkins University, which summarizes data from Federal and local authorities, as well as the media and other open sources.

According to the University, over the past 24 hours, doctors in the United States have recorded 54,639 new cases of coronavirus and 618 deaths. A day earlier, these figures were 57,420 and 990, respectively.

According to the latest data from the University, a total of 7,719,254 people were infected with the coronavirus in the United States, and 214,379 patients with COVID-19 died. More than three million people have recovered.

Worldwide, according to the University, almost 37 million cases of infection and more than a million deaths due to COVID-19 have been registered, and more than 25.9 million people have recovered.