Texas has now recorded 14,405 coronavirus deaths, the third-most of any US state behind New Jersey and New York, according to data from Johns Hopkins University (JHU).
New York, with 33,023 deaths, and New Jersey, with 16,031 deaths, hold the two top spots for deaths across the US. California is now in fourth place, reporting 14,386 total deaths, per JHU data.
Texas has a total of 681,885 Covid-19 cases since the pandemic began — the second highest of any state behind California.
The US has recorded 6,520,606 coronavirus cases, according to JHU, with 194,084 deaths.