Samaritan’s Purse set up the field hospital in Central Park’s East Meadow lawn. Photo: AP
Samaritan’s Purse set up the field hospital in Central Park’s East Meadow lawn. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: tent hospital erected in Central Park as New York struggles to cope with sick

  • Samaritan’s Purse set up a similar temporary hospital in Italy, the country with the highest Covid-19 death toll
  • City’s coronavirus death toll rose from 517 as of Saturday to 678 as of Sunday, nearly one fatality every nine minutes

Samaritan’s Purse set up the field hospital in Central Park’s East Meadow lawn. Photo: AP
Samaritan’s Purse set up the field hospital in Central Park’s East Meadow lawn. Photo: AP
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