The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 130th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Memorial Hospital (GMH) on February 7, 2021, at approximately 9:15 a.m.
The patient was an 18-year-old female with no known medical history. She was admitted to the GMH Emergency Room today and tested positive upon evaluation.
“To her family and friends, Jeff, Lt. Governor Josh, and I express our condolences and sympathies. Please know you are not alone in your grief,” said Governor Lou Leon Guerrero. “To the people of Guam, our mourning must come with action. We cannot forget the necessary precautions we need to take to keep this island safe.”
(JIC Release No. 564)