MOSCOW (Reuters) – The death toll from the coronavirus or 19 infections in the United States has risen to 21, with 545 confirmed cases, according to data from the Johns Hopkins Science and Engineering Center.

According to Sputnik, March 9, 2020, 17 deaths have been registered in King County, Washington. Another death was reported in Snohomish County. In Florida, there were two reported cases of the virus. One death occurred in California, Placer County.

So far, eight states, including New York, Washington, California and Florida have declared states of emergency amid the spread of the virus. Update: October