Two more coronavirus deaths recorded in Chesterfield
A further two people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in Chesterfield, according to the latest daily statistics.
The most recent data released by NHS England data shows two Covid-related deaths were recorded in Chesterfield in the 24 hours to 4pm on Tuesday, March 2.
A total of 393 patients have now died from the virus while being cared for by Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust since the pandemic began.
Nationally, a further 204 people who tested positive for Covid-19 have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 83,733.
The patients were aged between 32 and 100 years old. All except seven – aged 63 to 88 years old – had known underlying health conditions.
Government data up to March 2 shows that of the 21,599,027 jabs given in the UK so far, 20,703,615 were first doses - a rise of 224,996 on the previous day.