In Belgium, the 91-year-old infected with coronavirus infection new type escaped from the nursing home. As informs edition Daily Mail, rescuers found and brought her back to the institution where she some time later died from the disease.
On Monday morning, April 19, the staff of the nursing home, located on the territory of the municipality of Kortenaken, found that one of its residents disappeared. In her room found a note in which she complained that she was tired of sitting in my room. Due to a positive test for the coronavirus is it prohibited to move even on-site nursing home.
After nine hours of searching with sleuth woman found dead in the local cemetery, located in her hometown five miles from the nursing home. She was hiding in the bushes from rescuers.
the Fugitive was returned to the nursing home, she felt good. Soon, however, her condition deteriorated and she died. The cause of her death recognized coronavirus infection of the new type.
the Administration of the nursing home alleges that the deceased was not a mental illness or dementia. She was diagnosed with coronavirus infection of the new type, but to escape the disease is asymptomatic.
According to the latest data, for April 22 in the world, discovered of 2.57 million cases of infection with novel coronavirus infection. From COVID-19 died 178,5 thousand people 701,5 thousands of people recovered. In Belgium revealed 41,9 thousand cases of infection, died 6262 person.
Coronavirus infection is transmitted via small droplets that are emitted from the nose or mouth of the patient and settle on surrounding objects. The who recommends that you stay at least four feet away from infected people, regularly wash or decontaminate hands and don’t touch your mouth, nose and eyes.