Coronavirus: one more patient dies in Dorset

Coronavirus: one more patient dies in Dorset

Published by George Sharpe at 2:26pm 27th April 2020.

Another patient has died in Dorset after testing positive for COVID-19.

The patient died at Poole Hospital, bringing the total in the county up to 112.

There have been no deaths reported at Dorset County Hospital since Wednesday 22nd April.

NHS England announces further deaths in Dorset and across the country.

An NHS England spokesperson said:

"A further 329 people, who tested positive for the Coronavirus (Covid-19) have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 18,749.

"Patients were aged between 29 and 100 years old.  22 of the 329 patients (aged between 29 and 89 years old) had no known underlying health condition. "