Coronavirus death toll almost at 3,000 in UK as biggest rise yet confirmed

It comes after Bristol saw its joint highest daily increase in confirmed Covid-19 cases

The UK's coronavirus death toll has almost reached 3,000 after the biggest rise in a day yet.

A total of 2,921 patients have died in hospital after testing positive for coronavirus in the UK as of 5pm on Wednesday (April 1), the Department of Health said.

That figure is up by 569, from 2,352 the day before.

It beats the previous record rise of 563, which had only been...
source: Bristol Post

2020-04-02 17:20
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