COVID-19: Statement regarding patient with underlying health conditions

A spokesperson for University Hospital Southampton has said:

“Sadly, we can confirm that a man who was being cared for at University Hospital Southampton and had tested positive for COVID-19, has died. The patient was aged 69 and had underlying health conditions.

"His family has been informed and our thoughts and condolences are with them at this difficult and distressing time."

Posted on Monday 16 March 2020