Coronavirus: Four more patients die in Dorset

Coronavirus: Four more patients die in Dorset

Published by George Sharpe at 3:28pm 21st April 2020.

A further four patients have died after testing positive for COVID-19 in Dorset.

It brings the total number of deaths in the county to 96.

One of the deaths happened at Dorset County Hospital,  two at Poole Hospital and one at Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals.

It comes as NHS England announces a further 778 people, who tested positive for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) have died.

It brings the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 15,607.

Patients were aged between 22 and 103 years old.  24 of the 778 patients (aged between 49 and 91 years old) had no known underlying health condition.