Germany's confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 498 to 194,259 - RKI

Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Frankfurt

BERLIN (Reuters) - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 498 to 194,259, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Tuesday.

The death toll rose by 12 to 8,973, the tally showed.

(Reporting by Berlin Newsroom; Editing by Kim Coghill)