For a while, it was believed that children and young adults are safe from the COVID-19 pandemic, that only the elderly and those with underlying medical conditions might die from the novel coronavirus.
However, lately, we have been seeing young adults, teens, and even children die due to COVID-19.
Yesterday, America had its youngest COVID-19 victim. The baby was only six weeks old!
The baby passed away last week in Connecticut, but their test results for COVID-19 came back as positive yesterday.
The governor of Connecticut Ned Lamont described this news as ‘absolutely heartbreaking’ and mentioned that this six weeks old infant is believed to be one of the youngest people to die from COVID-19.
He tweeted the following: