Published On: Mon, Jul 19th, 2021
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A Fifth Person Has Died From Sydney COVID-19 Outbreak as NSW Calls for Children to Get COVID-19 Vaccineon July 19, 2021 at 6:29 am Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS
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A southwest Sydney woman in her 50s has died after contracting COVID-19, becoming the fifth person in NSW to die amid the current outbreak. The Green Valley woman was reportedly linked to the two removalists who travelled to central-west NSW, including to Orange, while one was known to be COVID-positive. Her body was found in her home on Monday morning, and NSW Police said a report would be prepared for the coroner. The woman is the 61st person to die of COVID-19 in NSW since early 2020. There are 82 COVID-19 patients in NSW hospitals, with 24 in intensive care and seven being ventilated. The news of the woman’s demise comes as NSW recorded 98 new local cases of COVID-19, with as many as 44 of the cases recorded in the 24 hours to 8 p.m. on Sunday being active in the community while infectious, including 20 for their entire infectious …

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