mrtom-uk/iStock(WUHAN, China) -- A U.S. citizen has died of the coronavirus in Wuhan, China, in what appears to be the first death of an American from the virus.
The 60-year-old victim died at Jinyintian Hospital in Wuhan on Thursday, according to a statement from the U.S. embassy.
"We offer our sincerest condolences to the family on their loss," the embassy statement said. "Out of the respect for the family's privacy, we have no further comment."
Wuhan, the capital of China's Hubei pr..