By Pacific Island Times News Staff
Guam reports 134th Covid death
Updated: Mar 15, 2021
The Joint Information Center has reported Guam's 134th Covid19-related death, which occurred at the Guam Memorial Hospital at 4:26 p.m. on March 13.
The patient was a 60-year-old woman with underlying health conditions. She was admitted to GMH on Jan. 18 and was a known positive case.
"To those who knew her, Jeff, Josh, and I send our sincerest condolences and sympathies. Grief cannot be healed quickly—it is something we must work with each passing day. Please know you are not alone in your mourning,” said Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero.
Five new cases of Covid-19 were identified out of 608 tests performed by the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) on Sunday, March 14, and tests from additional labs from Friday, March 12 to Sunday, March 14. Three cases reported recent travel history and were identified in quarantine.
To date, there have been a total of 7,773 officially reported cases of Covid-19 with 134 deaths, 27 cases in active isolation, and 7,612 not in active isolation.