First child in US reportedly dies from coronavirus

The first minor in the U.S. has passed away Tuesday due to COVID-19.

Public health officials announced that a child, who is only been described as “under the age of 18,” died in Los Angeles Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles County officials.

“A devastating reminder that COVID-19 infects people of all ages,” said Barbara Ferrer, L.A. County’s Public Health director.

There were three new deaths announced during a press conference Tuesday afternoon. One was the youth and the other two victims were between the ages of 50 and 70 years old.

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