One coronavirus death in Yorkshire hospitals, according to daily figures

There has been one further coronavirus death in Yorkshire hospitals, according to the latest daily figures.

Tuesday, 4th August 2020, 3:16 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th August 2020, 3:20 pm
There has been one further coronavirus death in Yorkshire hospitals, according to the latest daily figures.

One person died on Monday, August 3 at a hospital under the Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust, according to NHS England data.

Five other people died outside of the Yorkshire region.

One person died in Essex, one person died in London, one person died in Bolton, one person died in Sussex and one person died in Bolton.

Patients were aged between 46 and 93 years old.

All had known underlying health conditions.

The total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England is 29,352.

NHS England publishes the number of patients who have died in hospital and tested positive for COVID-19 in England.

Since Tuesday, April 28 NHS England and NHS Improvement also reports the number of patient deaths where there has been no COVID-19 positive test result, but where COVID-19 is documented as a direct or underlying cause of death on part 1 or part 2 of the death certification process.