According to US media reports on the 7th, as of the 6th local time, the number of new deaths in a single day of coronavirus in the United States has exceeded 1,000 for the fourth consecutive day, and at least 41 states have reported an increase in infection cases from last week.
CNN reported on the 7th that as the number of new coronavirus infections in the United States soared, as of the 6th, the number of new coronavirus deaths in the United States in a single day exceeded 1,000 for the fourth consecutive day. According to data from Johns Hopkins University, the last time this happened was in August.
According to statistics, in the past week, at least 41 states in the United States reported an increase in the number of new coronavirus infection cases compared to the previous week, and only one state in Tennessee showed a trend of improvement.
Colorado patient surges in medical resources approaching limit
In addition, there has been a surge in hospitalized cases in many states in the United States. According to ABC and CNN reports, in the past week alone, the number of people hospitalized with the new coronavirus in Colorado has increased by 40%.
Colorado health officials said on the 6th that the number of hospitalizations for coronavirus in the state reached the highest level, exceeding the highest record set in April.
The official said that the number of inpatients peaked faster than predicted. If this trend does not decline in the future, Colorado may experience hospital intensive care unit overload at the end of December, instead of the previously predicted January .
Hancock, the mayor of Denver, Colorado, said the state is on a very dangerous road. The city of Denver decided that the city’s curfew measures will take effect on the 8th. Hancock warned that tougher options were imminent.
Unless urgent measures are taken to change those behaviors that have led to an increase in infections, the local area will adopt a new round of stricter home isolation measures.