The United Kingdom has confirmed the first death from Coronavirus, after the deadly disease invaded its territory.

According to the Royal Berkshire NHS Trust, one patient with underlying health conditions died after testing positive for coronavirus.

It said “sadly, we can confirm that an older patient with underlying health conditions has died.

“The patient has previously been in and out of hospital for non-coronavirus reasons, but on this occasion was admitted and last night tested positive for coronavirus.”

The NHS said the family of the deceased had been informed, according to the UK Mirror.

It assured that it would not be commenting further and asked that everybody respects the family’s privacy.