The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday that it had detected the first case of the coronovirus in the United States.
That news comes after it warned that the coronivirus was spreading rapidly in the country.
The virus is spreading in large parts of the country because of the lack of vaccination programs.
A report released Thursday by the CDC showed that, as of Monday, more than 30,000 people had died from the coronvirus.
The coronaviruses main symptoms include fever, cough and sore throat.
The CDC said it is not certain how many people have died, but the agency said that the deaths could be in excess of 10,000.