The Durango government reported that a person with symptoms of the COVID-19 coronavirus died on Thursday. It would be the second death from this disease in Mexico.
According to a statement, The deceased, a 74-year-old person, arrived asymptomatic on March 3, from California, United States.
According to the available information, the patient went to clinic 46 of the IMSS, in Gómez Palacios, last Tuesday, March 17, when presenting symptoms that met the operational definition of COVID-19. It is mentioned that the person had high blood pressure several years.
The state government notes that the patient was a suspect, because despite having undergone the coronavirus, the conclusive result is not yet available.
In the Entity there are three other reported cases, all stable, and 6 suspects.