United States records first known child death from coronavirus

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She did not disclose the exact age of the individual but added the person is from Lancaster.

"Garfield County will follow all Public Health Orders issued by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) and all Executive Orders issued by the Governor of Colorado related to the COVID-19 virus unless otherwise excepted or ordered."

"Each loss we experience in LA County is tragic, and we are sending our heartfelt condolences to the families and loved ones who've had to endure this tragedy", said Barbara Ferrer, PhD, MPH, MEd, Los Angeles County public health director. Unfortunately, it continues to spread, even as health and government officials urge people to stay inside of their homes.

A child has died of the coronavirus in California, authorities said Tuesday - the first apparent fatality of someone under age 18 in the country.

The 10-month-old infant who died had a pre-existing condition called intussusception, where one part of the intestine slides into another, potentially blocking the passage of food.

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The death was confirmed along with three others that were linked to the highly contagious respiratory illness in a release issued by Los Angeles County Public Health on Tuesday.

However, experts say that younger people are still at risk from coronavirus, and a minority may contract serious cases that require hospitalization.

California has been one of the worst-hit USA states during the pandemic.

In addition to the death of the minor, officials confirmed that there have been an additional 128 cases of coronavirus in the county that brought the total amount of cases to 662.

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