TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan on Thursday confirmed its first coronavirus death, Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said.
The victim was a woman in her 80s living in Kanagawa prefecture, which borders on Tokyo, Kato told a news conference. He did not give further details.
(This story corrects age of woman from 80 to in her 80s.)
Reporting by Elaine Lies; editing by John Stonestreet