This is the second day in a row that a patient has died of the virus, and the third death of the third wave. No more details about the patient are currently known.
A large scale infection occurred at Landspítali a week ago and as of yesterday there are 58 people in hospital with COVID-19.
13 people have died in Iceland due to COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic.
The Reykjavík Grapevine offers heartfelt sympathy to the family and loved ones of the deceased.
More figures and information about the pandemic can be found on Covid.is
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