Minnesota reports third COVID-19 death of a child
Child was first COVID-19 pediatric death in Minnesota that didn't involve underlying health conditions
April 27, 2021
A child under 10 from the Marshall, Minn., area died Sunday from complications of COVID-19.
The pediatric COVID-19 death is the third reported in Minnesota during the yearlong pandemic, but the first not to involve underlying health conditions or contributing factors.
The child was a first-grader at Marshall's Park Side Elementary School, according to an e-mail from the district's superintendent to parents.