Navajo Nation Has Highest Covid-19 Infection Rate in the U.S.

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Nearly nine thousand coronavirus deaths across the U. S. a state by state things start to re open there are more restrictions in most places however meantime a new culvert nineteen the epicenter is emerging the Navajo Nation here's ABC's Kenneth Moton a lack of masking protective gear is partially to blame for the growing crisis in the southwest the Navajo Nation which extends across parts of three states now surpasses New York in New Jersey for the highest per capita infection rate in the country Dorothy Scott got the call that her husband died from the virus while the funeral for her son who also died from Kobe nineteen standing there and my son's grave talking to him and holding the flower to prepare here today telling me that my husband's a craving the Navajo Nation also has higher testing rates than other

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