2 more deaths linked to swine flu in NYC

(AP) - Health authorities say two more New Yorkers havebeen killed by swine flu. The Health Department says both people who died were adults intheir

NEW YORK - (AP) - Health authorities say two more New Yorkers havebeen killed by swine flu. The Health Department says both people who died were adults intheir early and mid 40s. City officials didn't release further details on where theylived or when they contracted the disease, citing patient privacypolicies. At least seven people have been killed by the virus in the city. Six of the seven deaths have occurred in people with otherhealth problems, presumably including at least one of the newdeaths. One case is still being investigated. The city said the number of patients visiting emergency roomswith flu-like symptoms has been declining in the past few days, andmost people hospitalized by the virus had other health problems.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Video: President Trump's inauguaration speech 1 Video: President Trump's inauguration speech
Videos from inside the halls and classrooms of 2 Videos capture violent fights inside M.S. 232
Witnesses say someone tried to snatch a baby 3 Witness: Suspect attempts to abduct baby from stroller
Testimony continued Friday in the departmental trial of 4 NYPD officer who shot, killed BX teen testifies in department trial
Police are searching for a man they say 5 Police: Man stole electric tools worth $650

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE