Second patient dies in Sussex after testing positive for Covid-19

Eastbourne DGH hospital

The county’s second Covid-19 related death was confirmed over the weekend.

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust said a patient at Eastbourne District General Hospital died on Saturday (March, 21).

Their thoughts are with the patient’s family and loved ones.

It comes after the first patient died at the same hospital last Wednesday (March, 18).

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