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[Breaking] S. Korea reports 1st death from coronavirus


South Korea reported the nation's first death from the new coronavirus, with the number of confirmed cases surpassing 100, officials said Thursday.

The patient, who had been under treatment at a hospital in the southeastern city of Cheongdo, died earlier in the day, health officials said.

The health authorities are working to determine the exact cause of the patient's death. (Yonhap)