NHS statement on coronavirus (Covid-19)

17 Mar 2020 02:05 PM

A further 19 people, who tested positive for the Coronavirus (Covid-19) have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in England to 53.

Patients were aged between 94 and 56 years old and had underlying health conditions.

Their families have been informed.

Background

Each trust where a patient died will publish a statement on their website this afternoon. For ease – these are also listed below.

We will not be commenting further on these cases.