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tonight across the country death rates once declining are now trending up with death tolls surging more than 50 percent over the last month in at least six states including Arizona Florida and Texas where the virus has killed more than 3,000 people now an Army Medical Task Force heads to Houston expected to arrive Monday as the governor warns the state is at risk of shutting back down we're seeing in the state of Texas the next step would have to be a lockdown in some counties there echoes of New York's Kovach crisis morgues requesting refrigerator trucks to help store bodies including noises County around Friday authorities announced a six week old infant died of coronavirus complications refrigerator trucks also requested in Arizona where hospitalizations hit a record near Tucson one Funeral Home Manager worries she's running out of space I don't want to be at two o'clock in the morning wondering what we're going to do with someone's loved one that we don't have space for at least 40 states now seeing a dramatic increase in cases with Florida the epicenter a state recorded a staggering 75 thousand new cases in just over a week today in Louisiana a mandatory mask order and all bars will be closed the governor's response to a spike in cases as recently as June the 19th Louisiana was number 10 in the country per capita cases today we're number three and in Georgia the case count more than doubled in the last month triggering a standoff between the governor and the mayor of Atlanta Governor Brian Kemp insists mayor Keisha Lantz bottom's plan to rollback the city's reopening is legally unenforceable but across the country the mayor of San Francisco says roll backs are part of the new normal her plans to reopen the city now on hold due to a recent spike in cases these openings and closings these things are gonna sadly be a part of our life now and so the certainty that we all want and look forward to is no longer exist a harsh new reality all too apparent in San Antonio this week a patient in their 30s died of the virus after attending a Cova de 19 party just before the patient they look at their nurse and they said I think I made a mistake I thought this was a hoax but it's not Aran joins us now from Burbank California Erin what are officials saying about rollbacks where you are Jose here in California six out of the seven pandemic indicators are moving in the wrong direction the LA mayor says if this continues you may have to shut things back down NBC News fans thanks for checking out our YouTube channel subscribe by clicking on that button down here and click on any of the videos over here to watch the latest interviews show highlights and digital exclusives thanks for watching