The first victim of coronavirus outside China, the Philippines died 44-year-old patient

In the Philippines died 44-year-old patient infected with coronavirus 2019-nCoV. This is the first death from the virus outside China. The man died February 1.

He arrived in the Philippines from the Chinese Wuhan, reports RIA Novosti, and was the second person in the Philippines who has identified a new coronavirus. On the death of the patient informed the Philippine office of the world health organization.

A 44-year-old male is confirmed as the second person with the 2019 novel coronavirus acute respiratory disease (2019-nCoV) in the Philippines. He passed away on 1 February 2020. pic.twitter.com/5a5tPWtvpc

— World Health Organization Philippines (@WHOPhilippines) February 2, 2020

in the Chinese city of Wuhan (Hubei province) in December 2019 was identified, the outbreak of a deadly disease.