Nurse among 280 dead in NYC from coronavirus

(WABC) — A New York City nurse is among the 280 deaths from coronavirus in the city as the number of positive cases passed 20,000.

There were at least 3,750 people hospitalized. Of those individuals, at least 840 were in the ICU.

Currently, there are at least 6,420 cases in Queens, 3,616 in Manhattan, 5,232 in Brooklyn, 3,542 in the Bronx and 1,166 in Staten Island.

The mayor expects coronavirus to be worse in April than it has been in March. The city is seeking 15,000 ventilators. Currently, the city has about a sixth of that total secured.