Two people who were infected with the coronavirus that has ravaged parts of the country have died.
The two people were taken to the hospital on Saturday in Queens, according to the Department of Health.
The state is still investigating how the two died.
There were no immediate reports of new cases.
New York Gov.
Andrew Cuomo said in a statement that the two were both in stable condition.
The governor has asked state officials to continue to work with federal officials to get more people tested.
We do not have any reports of deaths as a result of this outbreak, Cuomo said.
We are asking for the federal government to accelerate testing and to provide more support.
We have seen some cases of coronaviruses, including this one, in New Yorkers, Cuomo added.