With more than 30,000 dead, UK’s Covid-19 death toll has surpassed Italy to become the highest of any European nation.

  • The coronavirus death toll in the United Kingdom surpassed 30,000 on Tuesday, and also topped Italy’s to rank first on the list of COVID-19 deaths in Europe.
  • The overall number for the United Kingdom surpassed the count of 29,000 in Italy.
  • Deaths from all causes is down slightly, suggesting the nation may have moved past a peak in the mortality rate.