26 January 2021,   20:19
738 people in a day - Spain surpasses China in coronavirus deaths

Spain has now the world’s second-highest tally of coronavirus deaths after 738 more were reported Wednesday.

It was the country’s deadliest toll in one day.

With 3 434 deaths of coronavirus patients, Spain surpassed China’s toll of 3 285 dead.

Over 111 000 of the 435 000 people diagnosed with the disease have recovered, according to data collected by Johns Hopkins University. More than 19 000 people worldwide have died from COVID-19.