Trump event in Wisconsin is “mind-boggling” as cases soar, doctor says
Maine reported its highest single day increase of new cases on Thursday, making it the 30th US state to do so in October.
The other states include nearby New Hampshire and Rhode Island, as well as Alabama, Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
Last week Maine reported an outbreak of 49 cases which were linked to a fellowship event at a church in the small town of Brooks.
Daily cases nationally also reached a record high on Thursday, with 88,521 reported according to Johns Hopkins University (JHU).
In total, there have been 8,944,934 cases and at least 228,656 deaths in the US, according to JHU.