A sharp Increase in Coronavirus Deaths in France
The death toll from the coronavirus in France has risen sharply in the past 24 hours. French health authorities reported 89 new deaths, bringing the total to 264.
France was in a lockdown situation for the second day on Wednesday, which aims to stem the spread of the virus.
The number of infections increased from 7,730 to 9,134.
Of the patients, 931 are in bad shape.