Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Woman with COVID-19 dies after giving birth to sixth child

Mom battling with COVID-19

A pregnant 30-year-old woman who has been battling COVID-19 succumbed to the disease after giving birth to her sixth child, leaving behind six young children including the youngest, whom she did not have a chance of holding.

Ashley Gornick-Gomez of Northridge California was already 37 weeks pregnant with her sixth child when she contracted COVID-19. In late December, she started experiencing difficulty breathing and was immediately rushed to the Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Woodland Hills.