North Texas

Dallas County Reports Another Flu-Related Death

NBC 5 News

Dallas County Health and Human Services reports another adult has died as a result of the flu.

The death occurred during the week ending April 25, according to the latest figures from health officials.

No further identifying information was released about the victim other than he or she was a resident of Dallas County.

There have been 10,458 total confirmed flu cases in Dallas County since Sept. 28, 2014, the health department reported, and 19 deaths.

No children have died from the flu this season.

Flu was blamed in 58 deaths in Dallas County during the 2013-2014 flu season, including three children who died in March and April 2014.

The flu season in North Texas normally lasts through the end of April.

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