US sees deadliest day of coronavirus pandemic with 2,909 deaths from Covid-19 in past 24 hours

  • Data derived from the World Health Organization (WHO).
  • This is the highest daily death toll in the U.S. thus far.
  • The deadliest day comes as state officials begin loosing restrictions and opening up state economies.
  • The prior deadliest day saw 2,471 reported deaths and occurred on April 23, 2020.
  • The WHO data differs from data collected by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which does not report historical daily Covid-19 deaths.