2,474 people died from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours in the US.
As of early Wednesday morning, 45,435 Americans have now been killed by coronavirus since the pandemic began ravaging the country last month.
Healthcare workers transfer the body of a deceased person from a stretcher to makesift morgue at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April, 2020.
Alisha Narvaez, 36, the manager and Nicole Warring, 33, a Resident Funeral Director at International Funeral & Cremation Services, a funeral home in Harlem, carry a deceased person into the basement area, where bodies are stored and prepared for funeral services, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Manhattan, April, 2020.
Officers from the New York Police Department helps workers carry a body out of a house in Brooklyn, April 20, 2020.
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