US COVID-19 Death Toll Surpasses 200K

As mandates are being lifted, the U.S. is still showing increasing numbers of COVID-19 cases. The U.S. surpassed 200,000 COVID-19 deaths Tuesday. Johns Hopkins University called it "unfathomable" eight months after the pandemic began. ABC News reported the number of those killed by COVID-19 is the equivalent to a 9/11 attack every day for 67 days. The University of Washington predicts the U.S. death toll will double to 400,000 by the end of the year.

California's death count from coronavirus passed the 15,000 mark on Sunday.

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