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Coronavirus latest: Eleven more deaths in Cumbria and North Lancashire

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Eleven more people have died in Cumbria and North Lancashire after testing positive for coronavirus.

  • North Cumbria

Five patients died in hospitals run by the North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation trust.

This includes the Cumberland Infirmary and the West Cumberland Hospital.

  • South Cumbria and North Lancashire

A further two men, aged 76 and 85, and a woman, aged 84, passed away at Furness General Hospital.

Women, aged 82 and 88, and a man, aged 81, died at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary.

They all had underlying health conditions.

Aaron Cummins, Chief Executive, University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust said: "Our thoughts and condolences remain with the patients’ family and loved ones and we would ask that their privacy is respected at this difficult time."

cases of coronavirus in Cumbria. (15:30 - 1/04/2019)
  • Scottish Borders

Eight people with coronavirus in the Scottish Borders have died, NHS Borders announced on Wednesday.

A further 29 patients who tested positive are currently being treated, with six in intensive care.

The trust discharged eight other people who have now recovered from the virus.

tested positive for Covid-19 in Scottish Borders. (15:30 - 1/04/2019)

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