Coronavirus (Tuesday): One more patient dies in Lincolnshire hospitals - bringing total to 112

The total number of patients to have died with coronavirus in Lincolnshire’s hospitals now stands at 112, health chiefs have confirmed today (Tuesday).

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Figures released this afternoon show that one more person has died in United Lincolnshire Health Trust (ULHT) hospitals.

A spokesperson for ULHT said:“Sadly we can confirm that one further patient who was being cared for in our hospitals, and had tested positive for COVID-19, has died.

“This brings the total number of deaths in ULHT hospitals to 112.

“The patient was a man aged 80 with underlying health conditions.

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