Another case of coronavirus confirmed in Sunderland but no increase in the number of deaths in the city hospital

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According to the latest figures released by Public Health England on Friday May 15, the number of coronavirus cases in Sunderland has increased by 1 to 1,338.

The total number of cases in the Northeast is now 9,418.

The news came when the NHS England confirmed that no additional Covid-19 deaths had been recorded at South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Trust.

The Royal Sunderland Hospital is part of the South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Trust. Copyright: JPIMedia Resell

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The number of people who died after testing positive for the virus in the confidence zone remains at 301.

In the region’s seven hospital trusts, a total of 1,221 coronavirus-related deaths have been recorded.

A 15-year-old boy with underlying health conditions was among the other 186 people who died in hospitals in England, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths to 24,345.

The patients were aged 15 to 99 years.

An aerial view of Sunderland. Copyright: JPIMedia

According to figures from the NHS England published on Friday, May 15, the distribution of the number of deaths of people who test positive for coronavirus in hospitals in the North East is as follows:

South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

Total number of deaths in the trust: 301

Number of deaths announced on May 15: 0

Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Total number of deaths in the trust: 173

Number of deaths announced on May 15: 0

North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

Total number of deaths in the trust: 95

Number of deaths announced on May 15: 1

South Tees NHS Foundation Trust

Total number of deaths in the trust: 215

Number of deaths announced on May 15: 1

Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Total number of deaths in the trust: 105

Number of deaths announced on May 15: 2

County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust

Total number of deaths in the trust: 207

Number of deaths announced on May 15: 0

Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust

Total number of deaths in the trust: 125

Number of deaths announced on May 15: 2

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