HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – A 91-year-old Connecticut man who was hospitalized with the coronavirus has died, becoming the state’s second victim of the virus, a local official announced.
As of Wednesday night, Connecticut had 96 active COVID-19 cases known in the state.
The New Haven Register reports that New Canaan Councilman Steve Karl announced the death at a Town Council meeting Wednesday night, asking for a moment of silence as the meeting was about to adjourn.
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