Coronavirus (Friday): Four more patients dies in Lincolnshire hospitals - bringing total to 106

The total number of patients to have died with coronavirus in Lincolnshire’s hospitals now stands at 102, health chiefs have confirmed today (Friday).

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Figures released this afternoon show that four more people have died in United Lincolnshire Health Trust (ULHT) hospitals.

A spokesperson for ULHT said: “Sadly we can confirm that four further patients who were being cared for in our hospitals, and had tested positive for COVID-19, have died.

“This brings the total number of deaths in ULHT hospitals to 106.

“The patients were men aged 78, 88 and two aged 89. All had underlying health conditions.

“Their families have been informed and our thoughts and condolences are with them at this difficult and distressing time.”