WASHINGTON, March 9 (CGTN) - The United States reported four more deaths from the coronavirus on Monday, as the death toll increased to 26. Over 700 cases have been confirmed in the country, according to state and local health agencies, governments and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Most of the fatalities in the country are from the state of Washington. Among the latest four deaths, three are from a nursing home in Seattle and one is from California.