Patient dies of Legionnaires’ disease in new Ohio hospital where 6 others have contracted the disease since it opened one month ago

A patient has died amid an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in a hospital that opened just over four weeks ago, authorities said.

The patient who died Sunday was among the seven who had been diagnosed with the disease after being hospitalized at Mount Carmel Grove City, Mount Carmel Health System said.

It’s too early, however, to determine the final cause of death, said Dr Richard Streck, chief clinical operations officer for the system.

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