UNITED STATES – A Coronavirus patient has died in the US, being the first in the country.
This is the first known death in the US from deadly Covid-19 disease.
The death was confirmed Saturday in Washington state, health officials said as New York Times reported.
The deceased lived in King County, which includes Seattle, according to the Washington Department of Health, KIRO 7.
According to the newspaper, officials have promised to provide more information.
The US has at least 66 cases of coronavirus in the US. There are 85,406 cases in 60 other countries, with 2,924 deaths.