One more coronavirus-related death confirmed in Hartlepool as UK records highest covid deaths since March

The latest figures show another person has died after testing positive for coronavirus in Hartlepool as 60 new covid cases are confirmed.

Tuesday, 19th October 2021, 7:21 pm
North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust runs both Stockton and Hartlepool hospitals.

The Government confirmed on Tuesday, October 19, that 223 more people who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) had died, taking the total number of confirmed reported deaths in the UK to 138,852.

Deaths are recorded as Covid-19 related where a person has died within 28 days of a positive test.

Across the UK on Tuesday, October 19, it was announced that 43,738 more people had tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total UK cases since the start of the pandemic to 8,541,192.

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Coronavirus testing.

Scroll down for the latest data for Hartlepool.

Covid-related deaths

Number of deaths announced on October 19: 1

Deaths within 28 days of a positive test: 278

Deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate: 292

Cases of coronavirus

60 new cases on October 19

Total number of cases since March 2020: 16,075

Weekly case rate

Weekly case rate: 331.4 per 100,000 people

Total number of cases recorded in seven days up to October 13: 311

Data for the most recent five days has been excluded as it is incomplete and may not reflect the true number of cases.

Hospital admissions

Currently in hospital in North Tees and Hartlepool trust: 34

Currently on ventilation: 6

Total admissions: 3,302

Based on the latest available information.

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