Two more flu deaths in Connecticut, bringing total to seven this season


(WTNH) — The Connecticut Department of Public Health reports two more people in Connecticut have died from the flu this season, bringing the total of reported flu-associated deaths in the state to seven.

The two deceased flu patients were between the ages of 25-49. The five patients who died from the flu earlier this season were 65-years-old or older.

For the 2019-2020 flu season, there have been 472 reported flu hospitalizations across the state, according to DPH.

Read the full report from the State Department of Public Health here.

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