At least 410 people in the U.S. died of the coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total death toll to 1,711 in the country, according to data compiled by a U.S.-based university. 

Being on top of the list of highest number of cases around the world, the death toll and number of cases are rapidly increasing across the country.

The total number of cases in the U.S. increased by 18,848 in the last 24 hours, reaching 104,860 in total, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.

States worst hit by the outbreak are New York and New

Read more: US: Death toll from coronavirus reaches 1,171