More Flu Deaths Reported in Oklahoma


Three more flu deaths have been reported in Oklahoma this week, bringing the total number of deaths to 17 since Sept. 30, 2012.

Tulsa County leads the state in the number of flu-related deaths with four, according to a report from KOTV.

Comanche County has had three deaths. Oklahoma and Pittsburg counties have had two each. Cleveland, Creek, Mayes, Muskogee, Rogers and Stephens counties have one death each. The three newest deaths were Oklahoma, Tulsa and Stephens counties.

Other eastern Oklahoma counties with flu-related hospitalizations includes Adair, Cherokee, Latimer, McIntosh, Nowata, Okmulgee, Osage, Ottawa, Pawnee, Sequoyah, Wagoner and Washington counties.

Click here to read more from KOTV.


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