Coronavirus (Wednesday): Three more deaths at Lincolnshire hospitals

The total number of patients to have died with coronavirus in Lincolnshire’s hospitals now stands at 121, health chiefs have confirmed today (Wednesday).

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The latest figures show that three more people have died in United Lincolnshire Health Trust (ULHT) hospitals.

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

“This brings the total number of deaths in ULHT hospitals to 121.

“The patients were a woman aged 87 and two men aged 75 and 84. All had underlying health conditions.

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

Meanwhile at Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Foundation Trust, there have been no further deaths recorded so the total still stands at 86.