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NY unvaccinated father and son die from COVID-19 within days of each other

VICTORY, NY — A New York family that has all contracted COVID-19 has lost a father and son within days of each other. Both were not vaccinated.

Rick Martin, 57, died Oct. 27 and Jake Martin, 27, died Nov. 2, the Times Union reported on Friday.

Martin’s wife, Julie Martin, said she doesn’t know which of her relatives was infected first, but she and her son, Ben Martin — both vaccinated — started to feel better after three days.

Rick was put on a ventilator and died two days later. Jake suffered a ruptured lung and died six days after his father.