The Queensland premier says “all the circumstances” relating to the death of an elderly woman hours after she received a COVID-19 vaccine will be investigated.
Annastacia Palaszczuk has expressed her confidence in the vaccine rollout on Thursday, after the woman’s death added to a series of recent developments which have sparked concerns about the safety of the jab.
It is understood the 82-year-old received a dose of the Pfizer vaccine at the Springwood Yurana Aged Care Facility on Wednesday, before dying in the afternoon.
It’s also believed she had a pre-existing medical condition.
“I’m advised they’re doing further investigations into that particular incident, a tragedy,” Palaszczuk said.
“We’ll be getting some updates…