May 13, 2020 3.08 pm This story is over 49 months old

Three further deaths reported in Lincolnshire hospitals

The latest figures have been released

There have been three further COVID-19 related deaths reported in Lincolnshire’s hospitals today.

United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust has confirmed the deaths of three patients in its facilities.

It brings the total number of deaths at ULHT to 121.

A spokesman confirmed the patients were a woman aged 87 and two men aged 75 and 84. All had underlying health conditions.

They said: “Their families have been informed and our thoughts and condolences are with them at this difficult and distressing time.”

Nationally, a further 244 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died, bringing the total number in England’s hospitals to 23,952.