Deaths of four elderly patients in HK take tally to 51Local | 9 Aug 2020 1:54 pm
Coronavius-related deaths in Hong Kong increased to 51 today.
Four elderly patients died in the early hours of today, the Hospital Authority announced.
A 90-year-old female patient, admitted to Caritas Medical Centre on July 22 due to abdominal pain and pneumonia, died at 12.11am today.
An 88-year-old female patient, admitted to North District Hospital on July 23 due to fever and cough, died at 3.57am today.
A 78-year-old female patient at Tuen Mun Hospital on July 27 due to fever and cough, died at 5.37am today.
An 81-year-old male patient at Queen Mary Hospital on August 4 due to coronavorus infection, died at 7:52am today.
All the four patients have chronic diseases, the HA said. Their condition continued to deteriorate on admission and died earlier today.