Paramedics wheel a patient from an ambulance into the emergency department of a hospital in Madrid. Photo: BloombergParamedics wheel a patient from an ambulance into the emergency department of a hospital in Madrid. Photo: Bloomberg
Paramedics wheel a patient from an ambulance into the emergency department of a hospital in Madrid. Photo: Bloomberg

Spanish coronavirus cases surpass China but death rate slows

  • An overnight death toll of 812 people brought total fatalities in Spain to 7,340, while the number of infections reached 85,195
  • The country’s hospitals struggle to cope with the surge in patients, with hotels being used as temporary clinics
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Paramedics wheel a patient from an ambulance into the emergency department of a hospital in Madrid. Photo: BloombergParamedics wheel a patient from an ambulance into the emergency department of a hospital in Madrid. Photo: Bloomberg
Paramedics wheel a patient from an ambulance into the emergency department of a hospital in Madrid. Photo: Bloomberg
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