Houston Health Department confirms city’s first COVID-19 pediatric death of child with no underlying health conditions


KPRC—It was announced Thursday that a local boy between the ages 10 and 19 is Houston’s first pediatric COVID-19 death without underlying health conditions, according to the Houston Health Department.

New Zealand confirms first COVID-19 death in over 6 months. “Every death is a reminder of the damage COVID-19 can cause when it gets into our community,” said New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.