A total of 36 people have now sadly died with COVID-19 at St Mary’s Hospital, it has been confirmed.
The latest death in the Island’s only hospital was recorded on Wednesday. Since the start of May the total number of coronavirus-related deaths at St Mary’s has increased by 7 from 29 to 36.
58 people have now died from COVID-19 across the Isle of Wight overall. Figures from the Office for National Statistics show that 22 people have died outside of the hospital environment.
As of 22nd May, 185 confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been recorded on the Isle of Wight.
Nationally, the total number of lab-confirmed UK cases sits at 254,195 with 36,393 associated deaths.