A member of the Italian Red Cross prepares a stretcher outside the Codogno Civic Hospital in Lodi, northern Italy, on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFEA member of the Italian Red Cross prepares a stretcher outside the Codogno Civic Hospital in Lodi, northern Italy, on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
A member of the Italian Red Cross prepares a stretcher outside the Codogno Civic Hospital in Lodi, northern Italy, on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Second coronavirus death sparks fears, lockdown in Italian towns

  • The death of a woman in the northern region of Lombardy follows that of a 78-year-old man who died on Friday
  • The new wave of cases in Italy’s northern regions have triggered shutdowns of bars, shops and other businesses

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A member of the Italian Red Cross prepares a stretcher outside the Codogno Civic Hospital in Lodi, northern Italy, on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFEA member of the Italian Red Cross prepares a stretcher outside the Codogno Civic Hospital in Lodi, northern Italy, on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
A member of the Italian Red Cross prepares a stretcher outside the Codogno Civic Hospital in Lodi, northern Italy, on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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