Southampton reports second COVID-19 related death

Hampshire County

SOUTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – The Town of Southampton reported its second COVID-19 related death Wednesday afternoon.

Town Administrator Edward Gibson was informed by Public Health Officials that the resident who passed away due to the virus is a 70-year-old man.

“I am saddened to announce Southampton’s second COVID-19 related death of a resident. All of our prayers go out to his family and friends,” said Gibson.

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health released updated COVID-19 numbers Wednesday afternoon and Southampton has 24 confirmed positive cases of the virus.

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