ABC News in Australia reported on another sad coronavirus death which happened in the Newmarch House aged care facility in Sydney, which has had a cluster of Covid-19 cases and deaths. This took the total to 12.
Another resident has died from COVID-19 at the stricken Newmarch House aged care facility in Western Sydney, bringing the total number of deaths to 12. Anglicare Sydney, which operates the facility, said the past 24 hours had been “tragic”, following the announcement of four deaths yesterday.
Image AAP: Dan HimbrechtsABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel
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