Nationwide COVID-19 cases top 6 million

More than 183,000 deaths now have been recorded
Posted at 6:11 PM, Aug 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-30 22:35:53-04

The number of coronavirus cases in the United States has topped 6 million.

As of Sunday afternoon, there were more than 15,400 new cases of COVID-19 across the nation.

It took just 22 days to get from 5 million to 6 million cases. More than 183,000 deaths from the coronavirus have been recorded in the United States.

The states with the largest number of cases include California with more than 702,000, Texas with more than 631,000 and Florida with more than 621,000.