First coronavirus death in Mallorca

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MALLORCA has registered its first death from the coronavirus.

The victim was a 59-year old woman with a chronic illness who had tested positive for Covid-19 and was being treated at the Son Espases hospital in Palma, Spanish press reported.

She had been admitted to the hospital on March 6 for a condition unrelated to coronavirus, but started to go downhill on Wednesday. She was transferred to intensive care, but sadly passed away.

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After it was confirmed that the patient was infected with coronavirus 80 health professionals who had had direct contact with her were put under active surveillance.

One of the 59-year’s family members has also reportedly tested positive.


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