Dozens of decomposing bodies were found Wednesday in a truck near a funeral home in Brooklyn, new York, the newspaper New York Times.

Specifies that the police received information at about 11 a.m. local time (18.00 GMT), after complaints from local residents of neighboring houses to the unpleasant smell of the cars. When law enforcement officers arrived at the scene, they found a truck with dozens of decomposing bodies inside the machines.

the material of the newspaper said that it remains unknown what number of a man found in truck died of coronavirus.

According to one of the officials, the funeral home has stored bodies in trucks after they have stopped working freezer.

Police launched an investigation in the case.

Recall that new York is in the center of a pandemic of mers in the United States. The number of admissions to hospital per day decreases, but the magnitude of daily losses continue.