Four more people have died over the past few weeks as a result of the flu, according to the Southern Nevada Health District. So, the total number of deaths thus far for this year’s flu season is 18.
Here’s how the Southern Nevada Health District described the latest victims:
- 1 more child death in age 0-4
- 1 more child death 5-17
- 1 more adult death 50-64
- 1 more adult death 65+
Twelve of the deaths, so far, this year have been in people 50 years or older.