June 8, 2020 3.31 pm This story is over 25 months old

Two new COVID-19 deaths across Greater Lincolnshire

Breaking uninterrupted week of no deaths

There have been two further COVID-19 related deaths reported across Greater Lincolnshire authorities today.

The latest government statistics have revealed one extra death at United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust, bringing the total to 136.

Meanwhile, Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals has also seen another reported death, bringing its total to 115.

The deaths follow a quiet weekend and, in Lincolnshire, are the first COVID-19 deaths reported since Tuesday, June 2.

The latest figures bring the total number of COVID-19 deaths in Greater Lincolnshire to 322.

Nationally, a further 59 people who tested positive for the Coronavirus have died, bringing the total number in hospitals in England to 27,490.

However, no deaths in London hospitals have been reported today despite a “small number of deaths” occurring which are expected to be announced later in the week.

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