Wicomico County Reports First Coronavirus Death

Salisbury’s Peninsula Regional Medical Center is reporting their first death related to the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), which also happens to be the first death related to the infection in Wicomico County.

PRMC officials did not confirm details about the patient, including whether they had any pre-existing conditions that may have made fighting the infection more difficult.

In a statement, PRMC officials said “Our medical team went to extraordinary efforts to care for this patient, and our hearts remain with the patient’s family, friends and loved ones.”

There have been six confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Wicomico County.