健康的伊利诺伊州青少年在感染冠状病毒后死亡, 家人说

健康的伊利诺伊州青少年在感染冠状病毒后死亡, 家人说

An 18-year-old girl in 伊利诺伊州 died just days after she contracted 新冠肺炎, according to her family.

Sarah Simental, who lived in the Chicago suburb of Tinley Park, died from the virus the day after Christmas, Cook County officials said.

The girl’s mother, Deborah Simental, 告诉 ABC affiliate WLS that the virusliterally just ate her through.

No parent should have to watch their child go through that,” 她说.

Sarah Simental posing for a Christmas photo with her dog.

Sarah Simental posing for a Christmas photo with her dog. (Courtesy of Deborah Simental)

Simental said her daughter first experienced symptoms last Wednesday and tested positive for COVID-19. She was hospitalized and flown to the University of Chicago for treatment, 的 Chicago Tribune reported.

The county medical examiner’s office said the teen died Sunday of acute hypoxic respiratory failure and nontraumatic cerebral hemorrhages from the infection.

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She was a healthy young lady who had just turned 18 in November and had the world in her hands,” her mother told The Tribune.

She said her daughteris an example that it can happen to the youngest and healthiest people … This is real.

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A funeral for Sarah is being held on Wednesday at Lawn Funeral Home in Orland Park, 伊利诺伊州, according to her obituary.

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