8 deaths and 295 new cases of Coronavirus

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) has today been informed that 8 patients diagnosed with COVID-19 have died: 5 females and 3 males. The median age of the deceased was 86.

Of those who died:

  • 6 lived in the east of Ireland
  • 1 lived in the south of Ireland
  • 1 lived in the west of Ireland.

7 of the 8 had underlying health conditions.

An additional 295 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed also – bringing the total to 2910.

As of the 28th of March there were 69 cases in County Wicklow

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