"This morning, the woman was connected to an artificial lung ventilation apparatus, she is in serious condition," as was reported at a briefing in Zhytomyr Regional State Administration on Friday, an UNIAN correspondent reports.

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It is noted the woman consulted a doctor too late.

She will not be transported to the town of Zhytomyr, but will be treated in Radomyshl.

At the same time, a state of emergency has been introduced in Radomyshl amid the coronavirus case. However, the situation is calm now, anti-epidemic measures are being carried out.

As UNIAN reported earlier, two new cases of Covid-19 coronavirus were confirmed in Ukraine on March 12. Cases of coronavirus infection were recorded in a woman of retirement age from Zhytomyr region and a man from Chernivtsi region, whose wife had been in Italy for the past 14 days.