Coronavirus: in Spain 767 victims, up 30% in 24 hours

In Madrid one death every 16 minutes in hospitals

19 March, 16:27

    (ANSAmed) - MADRID, MARCH 19 - Deaths from coronavirus in Spain reached 767 on Thursday, a 30% increase in 24 hours, said Spanish daily El Pais online.

    The situation is particularly serious in Madrid, where the capital's hospitals have had one death from the virus every 16 minutes, it said.

    The total doesn't include people who died at home or in other medical or health structures.

    It said according to experts, it is impossible to quantify the true dimension of the contagion, but in Madrid there are likely tens of thousands of people who are currently infected.(ANSAmed).

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