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4 Jun 2020 10:53
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  •   Home > News > Health & Safety

    Covid-19 has claimed a second life in New Zealand

    Covid-19 has claimed a second life in New Zealand

    Director of Public Health, Doctor Caroline (LINE) McElnay (MACKLE-nay), says a woman in her 90s died yesterday, at Burwood Hospital in Christchurch.

    The woman passed away without family by her side, due to the Covid-19 lockdown restrictions.

    She was one of 20 residents transferred from Rosewood Rest Home earlier this week.

    The woman had a number of age-related health conditions and had recently returned a positive test.

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