16th COVID-19 death reported

The Hawai‘i Dept. of Health (DOH) is reporting the 16th death associated with the coronavirus in the state. The 16th death is an Oʻahu woman who is over 65-years-old and had underlying conditions and had been hospitalized since early April. The department is investigating whether the mode of infection was travel-related or community-associated.

DOH extends its sincere condolences to the family and friends of the latest victims of this disease.

A Hawai'i COVID-19 Joint Information Center news release. #covid19 #coronavirus #HawaiiDepartmentOfHealth