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Child dies in WNY from influenza

Posted: 7:48 PM, Jan 11, 2020
Updated: 2020-01-11 19:48:43-05
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — According to the Erie County Department of Health a child died from the flu on Saturday.

A spokesperson from the ECDOH would not elaborate any further.

Influenza is widespread throughout all of Western New York. According to the New York Department of Health's most recent " Weekly Influenza Surveillance Report, " there are more than 10 lab confirmed cases of influenza per 10,000 people in Erie County. The same is true for almost ever county in New York.