16-year-old dies from COVID-19, the youngest in Greece


The local community of Thebes is mourning the death of a 16-year-old after she dies in the city hospital from a COVID-19 attributed death.

She is the youngest person in Greece to die from COVID-19 and had other underlying diseases.

The unfortunate girl was admitted this morning to the hospital in Thebes while the mother is being treated by intubation at the Evangelismos hospital.

COVID-19 File:Evangelismos Hospital from Mount Lycabettus on October 19, 2019.jpg - Wikimedia Commons
Evangelismos hospital

As stated by the mayor of Thebes, "the 16-year-old was admitted this morning to the hospital of Thebes with symptoms of the virus.

"Unfortunately, we were informed of the unpleasant event and I appeal to the citizens for great care and strict observance of the measures."