Our news centre has been informed by senior sources at D. Orlando Smith Hospital that a female patient died this morning, July 13, 2021.
The now-deceased woman was allegedly diagnosed with COVID
-19 and had been in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) on a ventilator due to breathing challenges.
While our news centre has the name of the deceased, who was a public sector employee, we will not release it until we are satisfied that all immediate family members and close friends have been notified.
Our newsroom offers our condolences to the family of the deceased and ask that the community lift up the family in prayer.