Italy Coronavirus: 53,578 Cases and 4,825 Deaths …
From desolate motorways to empty high streets, sadly this is the only traffic Bergamo has seen for a while. The reality facing parts of Italy right now is that local crematoriums are overwhelmed…
Italy’s coronavirus death toll spiraled by 800 in 24 hours Saturday, just two days after the country surpassed China’s total fatalities.
Italy has now registered 4,825 deaths, with more than 53,578 people infected. China’s death toll was 3,255 with more than 81,000 people infected since the pandemic began earlier this year.
The hardest hit region is the province of Lombardy in the northern part of the country, with 3,095 deaths and more than 25,000 people infected, according to government statistics.
Italy was among the first countries in Europe to institute strict measures on travel and quarantine, yet police reported more than 70,000 violations since measures were introduced March 11.