May 19, 2020 3.28 pm This story is over 49 months old

No coronavirus-related deaths reported in 24 hours in Lincolnshire

It is the first time since Friday

For another 24 hour period, there have been no COVID-19 related deaths across Greater Lincolnshire (including North and North East Lincolnshire).

The latest government statistics have shown no rise in any of the trusts covering the region including both United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust and Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals Trust.

It is the first time since Friday (May 15), but the third time in two weeks.

So far across Lincolnshire there have been a total of 278 coronavirus-related deaths across various trusts.

Nationally, further 174 people, who tested positive for the coronavirus have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 24,913.