New data shows drop in U.S. life expectancy due to COVID-19

ABC NEWS– New data is showing a drop in life expectancy nationwide from the coronavirus pandemic. While the numbers of new cases and fatalities continue to fall, experts say the country could see 559,000 deaths by the middle of March. This comes as the push to vaccinate Americans is moving slower than some experts hoped.

ABC’s MaryAlice Parks tells us the latest.

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