An 84-year-old fully vaccinated woman in St. Vincent and the Grenadines has died of COVID-19, bringing to 109 the number of deaths in the country resulting from the viral illness.
The Ministry of Health said on Monday that the woman, who had underlying conditions,
tested positive for COVID-19 on May 31 and was observed at the Chateaubelair SMART Hospital.
She died on Friday, June 10, at her home, of COVID-19 pneumonia. She was fully vaccinated.
The woman is the sixth fully vaccinated person in SVG to die of COVID-19.
One partially vaccinated person has also died of the illness.