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Inslee statement on death in Washington state from COVID-19

February 29, 2020

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Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today on the death of a Washington state individual from the coronavirus (COVID-19). 

"It is a sad day in our state as we learn that a Washingtonian has died from COVID-19. Our hearts go out to their family and friends. We will continue to work toward a day where no one dies from this virus. 

"In partnership with the Washington State Department of Health, the Washington State Department of Emergency Management and local and community health partners, we are strengthening our preparedness and response efforts. I am committed to keeping Washingtonians healthy, safe and informed."

For latest information, resources, and guidance related to COVID-19, please visit the Washington State Department of Health website.

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