Connecticut infant may be youngest coronavirus fatality in US, gov says
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A 6-week-old baby from the Hartford area who died after being brought to the hospital unresponsive last week tested positive for the novel coronavirus, Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont said on Wednesday. Lamont said the infant’s positive COVID-19 test result came in on Tuesday, and that the child’s death is believed to possibly be the youngest coronavirus-related fatality in the country.
“This is a virus that attacks our most fragile without mercy,” Lamont tweeted on Wednesday. “This also stresses the importance of staying home and limiting exposure to other people. Your life and the lives of others could literally depend on it. Our prayers are with the family at this difficult time.”
In a press conference on Wednesday, Lamont said the …continued .
[Source: Fox News]