Another York NHS Trust patient dies of coronavirus as more cases are confirmed in York and North Yorkshire

York Hospital. Photograph: YorkMix
2 Apr 2020 @ 6.04 pm
| News

Another patient being treated for coronavirus has died at the York NHS Trust.

And the number of confirmed cases has risen again in the city – but only by one.

The NHS England’s daily bulletin confirmed the York death, which is the seventh within the trust.

Confirmed Covid-19 cases have gone up from 35 yesterday to 36 today (Thursday, 2 April).

In North Yorkshire the figure has gone from 149 to 163.

Here are some of the key figures, with yesterday’s stats in brackets:

  • Total UK cases: 33,718 (29,474)
  • Daily confirmed UK cases:  4,244 (4,324)
  • Total UK deaths: 2,921 (2,352)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 36 (35)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 163 (149)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 56 (46)