Vietnam records 9th COVID-19-related death

(VOVWORLD) - A 67-year-old woman who contracted COVID-19 died early Thursday morning, Vietnam's ninth new coronavirus-related death so far.

Vietnam records 9th COVID-19-related death  - ảnh 1A military truck disinfects a street in Son Tra District in Da Nang on August 3, 2020

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"Patient 651" of Quang Nam province near Da Nang, Vietnam's pandemic epicenter, died of  pneumonia, respiratory and renal failure, and COVID-19, Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son said.

She was infected with COVID-19 during her treatment for chronic kidney disease in Da Nang.