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The United States has recorded its highest casualties since the outbreak of coronavirus as the deadly virus reportedly killed 2,108 people within 24 hours.
US made the announcement on Friday, April 10, 2020, making the US become the first country to record more than 2,000 coronavirus deaths in one day.
That fatality brings the total number of deaths in the US 18,586, reported Johns Hopkins University tally.
America is also approaching half a million confirmed cases of COVID-19, with 496,535 as of 8.30pm (22:00 Nigerian Time), an increase of 35,098 in the past 24 hours.
In Italy, deaths toll is heading towards 19, 000, the country has recorded 18,849 deaths at the time of this report.