The death toll from coronavirus in the U.S. has climbed to 22, health officials in the Washington state announced Sunday, according to a report.

ABC News reported that three more people have died of the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19 in the Washington state, bringing the total in the state to 19.

A patient in his/her 80s died in Grant County, Washington after diagnosed with COVID-19 on Thursday, according to the health officials.

In the King County, two residents of Life Care Center nursing facility — a woman in her 80s and a man in his 90s — have

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