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Dr. Birx predicts up to 200,000 U.S. coronavirus deaths 'if we do things almost perfectly'

By NBC News  
   March 30, 2020

The White House coronavirus response coordinator said Monday that she is "very worried about every city in the United States" and projects 100,000 to 200,000 American deaths as a best case scenario. In an interview on "TODAY," Dr. Deborah Birx painted a grim message about the expected fatalities, echoing that they could hit more than 2 million without any measures, as coronavirus cases continue to climb throughout the country.


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