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Boy, 13, dies after testing positive for coronavirus in UK

Boy, 13, dies after testing positive for coronavirus in UK
Boy, 13, dies after testing positive for coronavirus in UK

A 13-YEAR-OLD "healthy" boy has died in hospital from coronavirus - becoming the UK's youngest victim of the pandemic.

Ismail Mohamed Abdulwahab, from Brixton, South West London, was rushed to King's College Hospital in London after suffering breathing difficulties.

A hospital spokesman confirmed this evening: "Sadly, a 13-year old boy who tested positive for COVID-19 has passed away, and our thoughts and condolences are with the family at this time.

"The death has been referred to the Coroner and no further comment will be made.”

A family spokesman said he was later put into an induced coma, but tragically died alone yesterday morning - adding they were unaware of any underlying health conditions.

A statement released on GoFund Me said: "Ismail started showing symptoms and had difficulties breathing and was admitted to Kings College Hospital.

"He was put on a ventilator and then put into an induced coma but sadly died yesterday morning.

Source The Sun

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