Minnesota, former Kentucky Wildcat star Towns' mom dies from coronavirus

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(WDBJ7)-- According to the Minnesota Timberwolves, their star center's mother has died from coronavirus complications.

Karl-Anthony Towns' mother, Jacqueline Towns, was fighting the virus for over a month before she died Monday. Her husband, Karl Sr., had also been diagnosed with COVID-19 but did recover.

The full statement can be read on the team's Twitter page.

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