Australia records first coronavirus death

By Dominica Sanda and Ulises Izquierdo
Updated March 1 2020 - 11:03am, first published 10:59am
Australia's first coronavirus fatality is a Perth man who has died at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.

An elderly Perth man has become the first person in Australia to die from the coronavirus as authorities say an increase in cases is "inevitable" across the country.

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