July 8, 2009
Two more flu deaths in Minnesota
Minnesota health officials confirmed Wednesday afternoon two deaths in the Twin Cities area were attributed to swine flu.
The health officials told the Minneapolis Star Tribune one was an elderly person who had
underlying medical problems and had been hospitalized. The second was a child with
an extensive bacterial infection in addition to the H1N1 virus. These deaths bring to three the number of swine flu deaths in Minnesota, the health officials said in a release.