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NT records second COVID-related death


The Northern Territory has reported its second death associated with COVID-19, after a Darwin woman with the virus died.

A spokesperson for the NT Government says the vaccinated woman in her 40s had pre-existing medical conditions.

"This is the second death associated with COVID-19 in the Northern Territory," the spokesperson says.

"The NT Government extends its sincere condolences to her family and loved ones."

There are approximately 3,750 active cases of the virus in the NT, following 412 new cases recorded in the 24 hours to 8pm on 14 January 2022.