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2 more flu deaths in Monroe County brings total to 18

2 more flu deaths in Monroe County brings total to 18

April 23, 2018 01:07 PM

Two more people have died from the flu in Monroe County, bringing the total number of flu-related deaths this season to 18.

All 18 people who died are 50 or older, according to the health department.

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Fourteen of the deaths have been among patients over the age of 75.

As of April 14, there have been 7,164 confirmed cases of the flu and 1,269 hospitalizations since flu season began in October. 

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