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Three more people die of Covid-19 in Cornwall

Three more people die of Covid-19 in Cornwall

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 3:55pm 31st March 2020. (Updated at 6:09am 1st April 2020)

Three more people have died in Cornwall after contracting the coronavirus. 

That is according to the latest figures released by NHS England. 

The patients were receiving treatment at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust (RCHT) before they died. 

It brings the number of deaths in the Duchy to 10.

A total of 367 people who have tested positive for the coronavirus in England have died in the last 24 hours.

That is more than double the number of deaths announced by the NHS this time on Monday. 

In Scotland, 13 more people have died along with another seven in Wales and six more in Northern Ireland.

The UK's total death toll now stands at more than 1,800. 

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