Flu deaths in Clark County reaches 20

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Two more people have died over the past week as a result of the flu, according to the Southern Nevada Health District. The total number of deaths thus far for this year’s flu season is now at 20.

Here’s how the Southern Nevada Health District described the latest victims:

  • 2 deaths are in people 0-4
  • 2 deaths are in people 5-17
  • 0 deaths are in people 18-24
  • 3 deaths are in people 25-49
  • 6 deaths are in people 50-64
  • 7 deaths are in people 65+

Thirteen of the deaths, so far, this year have been in people 50 years or older.

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