UK coronavirus death toll rises by 324 to 39,369

Kate Ng
Doctors treat a patient suffering from coronavirus on an Intensive Care ward at Frimley Park Hospital in Surrey: PA

324 more deaths due to coronavirus have been confirmed in the UK, bringing the death toll up to 39,369.

The number of people who have tested positive for Covid-19 has risen by 1,613 to 277,985, said the Department of Health and Social Care.

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