Coronavirus statement 17 March 2020

Posted on: Tuesday 17 Mar 2020

A Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust spokesperson said:

“Sadly, we can confirm that an elderly patient who was being cared for at Harrogate District Hospital, and had tested positive for COVID-19, has died.

“The patient had other significant underlying health conditions.

“The patient’s family has been informed and our thoughts and condolences are with them at this difficult and distressing time.”