Science and Health

South Korea Says Vaccine Not Connected To Deaths

Eight people who had underlying conditions died after getting the AstraZeneca vaccine.

South Korea Says Vaccine Not Connected To Deaths
Ahn Young-joon / AP
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South Korean health officials said they found no connection between the COVID vaccine and recent deaths.

Eight people who had underlying conditions died after getting the AstraZeneca vaccine.

But after an investigation, South Korea said there was no evidence linking the vaccine to the deaths.

South Korea began vaccinations late last month.