Virus dead pile up in bathrooms in Ecuador


Health ministry personnel test a woman for the novel coronavirus in northern Guayaquil, Ecuador. Photo: AFP GUAYAQUIL: Front line medics in one of Latin America?s coronavirus epicenters are lifting the lid on the daily horrors they face in an Ecuadoran city whose health system has collapsed. In one hospital in Guayaquil overwhelmed by COVID-19 patients, staff have had to pile up bodies in bathrooms because the morgues are full, health workers say.