The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH) has confirmed that three more patients have died from COVID-19.

The three new confirmed deaths from the coronavirus brings the total at the Trust to 28.

In Tuesday's statement, SaTH said their condolences were with the families.

A spokesman at the hospital said: "SaTH is currently treating patients who have tested positive for COVID-19.

"Sadly we can confirm that 28 patients being cared for at our hospitals, and who had tested positive for COVID-19, have died.

"Three of those have been announced today.

"Our thoughts and condolences are with the families and friends of those patients at this very difficult and distressing time."