Coronavirus Travis Holder state Kentucky county Ballard hospital covid-19 death Coronavirus Travis Holder state Kentucky county Ballard

Teen cancer survivor dies after coronavirus diagnosis as Kentucky sees surge in illnesses

Alexa Rose Viet died from complications to COVID-19 A 15-year-old cancer survivor who was born with Down syndrome died on Sunday, just weeks after being diagnosed with the novel coronavirus.

Alexis Rose Veit, of Ballard County, began feeling ill on Oct. 26, according to a Facebook post written by Travis Holder, director of Ballard County Emergency Management, and was diagnosed after a routine COVID-19 test taken ahead of an upcoming procedure.Veit’s mother was diagnosed with the virus hours after the teen, and her older sister had recently recovered from it.

The website is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News