CORONAVIRUS: Two more deaths recorded in Lincolnshire hospitals over the weekend

There were two new deaths of patients with coronavirus recorded in Lincolnshire’s hospitals over the weekend.

Latest ULHT deaths

The figures from Public Health England released on Saturday showed two deaths at United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust (ULHT).

There were no new deaths recorded for ULHT in yesterday’s (Sunday’s) figures.

A spokesperson for ULHT said: “Sadly we can confirm that two 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 108.

“The patients were a woman aged 85 and a man aged 57. Both had underlying health conditions.

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

The total number of confirmed cases in Lincolnshire as of yesterday stood at 870.