UK reports 57,725 new COVID-19 cases, 445 deaths

Spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in London

LONDON (Reuters) - The United Kingdom recorded a further 57,725 cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, the fifth day running that it has topped 50,000, and another 445 deaths, official data showed.

Friday’s data had shown 53,285 new coronavirus infections and 613 deaths.

(Reporting by Andrew MacAskill, Editing by William Maclean)