June 17, 2020 3.28 pm This story is over 25 months old

Ninth consecutive day without COVID-19 deaths in Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire hospital deaths have remained at 140

There have been no hospital deaths related to COVID-19 in Greater Lincolnshire for nine consecutive days.

Updated government statistics released on Wednesday show Lincolnshire’s hospital deaths have remained at 140.

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals Trust has once again seen no additional deaths – remaining on a total of 115.

The total number of COVID-19 deaths in Greater Lincolnshire is 326.

Nationally, a further 77 people, who tested positive for the coronavirus have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 28,138.

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