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Italy reports first death from COVID-19
February 23, 2020 | 8:16 AM
by Times TV
 
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An Italian man infected with coronavirus died, becoming the first death of a European national.

The elderly man died in a hospital in the northern city of Padua, Italian Health Minister of Italy revealed.

He said that the 78-year-old had been in the hospital for 10 days for an unrelated illness.



The victim was one of two people who had tested positive for COVID-19 in the Veneto region.



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