Third person dies from Covid-19 in Guernsey

A person in their 80s has become the latest to die of coronavirus in Guernsey officials say.

It means there have now been three deaths in the island from Covid-19.

The President of the Health Committee in Guernsey has also offered her sympathies.

The third person to die from coronavirus in Jersey was confirmed yesterday (4 April) and was a person in their 60s with an underlying health condition.