A Fairfax County, Virginia, man in his 60s is the third particular person to die within the assert attributable to the unconventional coronavirus.
The affected person obtained COVID-19 by procedure of contact with a beforehand reported case, the Fairfax County Health Division said in a commentary. His trigger of loss of life used to be respiratory failure attributable to the illness.
Two other men comprise died within the Peninsula space of Virginia.
“We are saddened by the first confirmed loss of life of a Fairfax County resident attributable to COVID-19. Our hearts inch out to his family,” Dr. Gloria Addo-Ayensu, Director of Health at Fairfax County Health Division said in a commentary. “The health of our residents is our high priority and we request that everyone assemble their part to behind the spread of the virus in our community: observe social distancing, wash your hands, and veil coughs and sneezes.”
As of Saturday night, there were 152 conditions in Virginia and 22 of them were in Fairfax County.
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