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Coronavirus death toll in England rises to 167

LONDON, March 20 (Reuters) - A further 39 people have died in England after testing positive for the coronavirus, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths in the country to 167, the National Health Service said on Friday.

The patients who died were aged between 50 and 99 and had underlying health conditions. (Reporting by Estelle Shirbon; editing by Stephen Addison)