12-year-old from Gage Park dies of COVID-19, marking the youngest Cook County death from the coronavirus
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The Cook County medical examiner’s office reported the youngest death from COVID-19 on May 14, 2020. | Sun-Times file photo

He died as a result of COVID-19 infection with asthma, sleep apnea and Charcot-Marie Tooth Disorder as contributing factors, the medical examiners’ office said. A 12-year-old boy who died early Thursday is the youngest known person to die from a COVID-19 infection in Cook County, officials said.

The boy, from Gage Park, died at 12:18 a.m. at Christ Medical Center in Oak...

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