The United States recorded Friday 1442 new deaths from coronavirus in 24 hours, depending on the counting to 20: 30 from the Johns Hopkins University, whose balance sheets are used as reference.
This is the fourth consecutive day where the country has more than 1,200 deaths a day, according to the university, which updates its numbers continuously.
By far the most affected country in the world in absolute terms, the United States deplore the total 153 268 deaths related to the COVID-19.
The first world power has identified 69 160 new cases of coronavirus in 24 hours, a figure slightly down from the previous day.
The total number of infections diagnosed on american soil since the beginning of the pandemic is over 4.5 million.
After having experienced an improvement towards the end of the spring, the United States see since the end of June the epidemic is starting to increase again, particularly in the south and west of the country.
The Florida of particular concern, a concern made more acute by the approach of hurricane Isaias. It was reported Friday 257 new deaths from coronavirus, a record in this State for tourism.
She also has over 470 000 cases detected since the beginning of the pandemic, exceeding New York, long the epicenter of the us epidemic in the spring.
Hurricane Isaias is expected to affect Saturday and Sunday the east coast of the Florida peninsula, on part of which a notice of “vigilance hurricane” has been issued.
The Sunshine State has begun to close of the screening centres of the COVID-19, although often developed in one of the tents, in anticipation of the arrival of inclement weather.