Two more deaths recorded in West Lindsey

There were two more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in West Lindsey.

There were two more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in West Lindsey.

A total of 294 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus dashboard was updated on August 10 (Wednesday) – up from 292 a week previously.

They were among 14,858 deaths recorded across the East Midlands.

The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in West Lindsey.

A total of 162,550 deaths were recorded throughout England by August 10 (Wednesday) – up from 161,560 last week.