With the continuous rise in the number of coronavirus positive cases, the United States has recorded 1,514 deaths due to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. The data was revealed by Johns Hopkins University. With the new fatalities, the total death toll in the United States has now reached 22,105. Meanwhile, a top American health official on Sunday said the coronavirus outbreak is very close to its peak in the US. The deadly virus, to which medical science so far has not been able to find either a vaccine or a successful therapeutic solution, has killed over 20,000 Americans and infected more than 5.3 lakh, the highest in the world.