Morocco Reports First Death Due to New Coronavirus

Rabat – A 89-year-old woman died Tuesday in Casablanca from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the ministry of Health has announced.

The patient, who passed away at 12:45 p.m., was suffering from respiratory and cardiovascular diseases, the source added in a press release.

According to the same source, the woman died despite the intervention of a medical staff made up of doctors specialized in epidemiologic diseases, virology and resuscitation.

Source: Agency Morocaine De Presse