Britain’s third victim was believed to be a Chinese soldier from Shanghai, who is reportedly being cared for at the Manor Hospital, Walsall in the West Midlands. It is thought he arrived at the hospital either on Friday night or in the early hours of Saturday, a source told the Daily Mail. But the Department for Health has said the claims were untrue.
A third person has been diagnosed with coronavirus in the UK, it is claimed (Image: Express)
The patient is being held in an isolated room in the intensive care department, it is claimed.
The man would have been the third person in the UK to test positive for coronavirus after two people from York were tested positive for the deadly virus on Friday.
A male student from the University of York and his mother, both Chinese, were taken ill at a budget hotel in the city centre