April 13, police came to the nursing home in Andover (state of new Jersey, USA) after receiving an anonymous signal that the building is kept the body of the dead from coronavirus disease. During the search in the morgue companies, designed for four bodies, found 17 dead, says The New York Times.
The deceased was taken using a mobile morgue refrigerator.
To contact the owners of nursing homes, law enforcement agencies failed. Since the beginning of the outbreak COVID-19 in the institution died 68 people, including two nurses. In 26 of them the immediate cause of death as coronavirus.
76 of the approximately 700 guests test for SARS-CoV-2 by April 15 gave a positive result. Their families complain about the lack of personnel and personal protective equipment.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in the world exceeded 2.08 million, 528,3 million recovered, 139,4 thousand died. USA are in first place in the number of infected – 640 thousand, 31 thousand Americans died. New York and new Jersey became the epicenter of the epidemic in the United States.