Dr Ashley Bloomfield addresses media on 25th COVID-19 death

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Dr Ashley Bloomfield addressed media today that a man in his 50's who had COVID-19, sadly died yesterday afternoon.

The man was admitted to Waikato Hospital on August 19 then transferred to ICU on August 26.

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