Hours after the Washington state health authorities confirmed the first COVID-19 death, the news website Telegram stated another casualty which came as a shock to the state citizens. While Washington is still struggling to contain the viral breakdown, Evergreen Health Medical Centre declared another death. Tensions prevailed as New York’s governor said his state confirmed its first case of the illness.
The health authorities of Washington state has already declared a state of emergency raising alarm over the spread of moves viral infection. The latest death, the nation’s second, was one of four new cases treated in the intensive care unit. Meanwhile, the authorities confirmed 10 cases of illnesses from the new coronavirus in King County, Washington.
Sources revealed that all 10 patients are under critical condition. On this note, President Donald Trump’s administration called for an emergency meeting to address the issue while all major conferences and summits are called off or postponed.