Death toll from coronavirus rises to 108 in USA
There have so far been 108 deaths from coronavirus outbreak in the US, with more than 6,300 confirmed cases nationwide.
Cases have been confirmed in all 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. As of March 17, only the territories of American Samoa and the Northern Mariana Islands had no confirmed cases.
Deaths from the pandemic have occurred in 17 states. The U.S. Donald Trump declared the 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic a national emergency on March 13.