Coronavirus: More than 700 confirmed cases in Dorset

Coronavirus: More than 700 confirmed cases in Dorset

Published by Maria Greenwood at 9:14am 4th May 2020.

There are now more than 700 confirmed cases of coronavirus across Dorset.

324 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in the Dorset Council area, with 413 confirmed cases in Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch.

That brings the total for Dorset to 737.

Dorset County Hospital

Figures up to Thursday show 23 people have now died from Covid-19 at Dorset County Hospital.

The victims were among 927 deaths recorded across the South West.

Of 21 trusts within the region, Dorset County Hospital trust has the 15th-highest death toll.