Source : NBC News
Santa Clara County, California, health officials on Friday announced a second death from the coronavirus illness COVID-19, bringing the state’s death toll to six.
Nationwide, there have been at least 50 deaths, according to an NBC News count of official reports.
The latest Santa Clara County death was a woman in her 80s who was hospitalized Monday, the county health department said.
Santa Clara County has had at least 79 cases of coronavirus as of Friday afternoon. The county’s health department on Monday announced the first COVID-19 death in the county, an adult woman in her 60s who had been hospitalized for several weeks.