DHHR confirms 2nd death in WV due to COVID-19

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – The West Virginia DHHR reports that the second death has occurred due to COVID-19.

The death was reported out of Jackson County. The patient had several underlying health issues and passed away in the hospital, a news release stated.

No additional information or details will be released about the individual’s death, the name of the hospital, or the city of residence.

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