Stoke-on-Trent Legionnaires victims rise to 19

Source of Legionnaires' outbreak believed to be JTF Discount Warehouse in Stoke Credit: ITV Central

The number of people diagnosed with Legionnaires disease in Stoke-on-Trent has risen to 19.

One person has died and nine others are being treated in hospital.

University Hospital of North Staffordshire where nine people are being treated for Legionnaires' Disease Credit: ITV Central

The Staffordshire Cluster of Primary Care Trusts say a hot tub display at the JTF Mega discount store in Fenton, Stoke On Trent is the probable source of the disease.

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