Child dies from flu in Monroe County

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — The Monroe County Department of Health reports that a child has died from the flu.

The published report (seen below) says there were 14 confirmed cases of the flu in Monroe County, six of which required patients to be hospitalized.

Details are limited at this time, but the report says the child is 4 years old or younger.

The report includes data compiled from October 1, 2019 through October 19, 2019.

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