Texas reports 12,440 more coronavirus cases, leaving state poised to cross 4 million overall Sunday

The state is on the verge of passing the 4 million mark for coronavirus cases after reporting 12,440 more cases Saturday, including 9,513 that are confirmed, 2,281 that are probable and 646 that are older and were recently reported to the state.

The state also reported 317 COVID-19 deaths, raising its toll to 62,786.

The state’s case total is now 3,996,847, including 3,337,783 confirmed and...