Over 67,000 new COVID-19 cases reported in U.S. in past 24 hours — Johns Hopkins University

The United States has reported a further 67,000 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the country’s total number of infections to 4,562,170, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.

Meanwhile, the country’s death toll has climbed by 1,259 to reach 53,320.

As of Saturday, over 17.6 million COVID-19 cases have been detected worldwide, with nearly 680,000 deaths.