At Least 1,300 U.S. Flu Deaths This Season

CDC REPORTS AT LEAST 1,300 PEOPLE HAVE DIED FROM THE FLU SO FAR THIS SEASON

(CNN) – At least 1,300 people have died from the flu in the U.S. so far this season.

That’s according to new estimates from the CDC.

It released a preliminary estimate for the season on Friday.

Health officials reported 2.6 million have contracted the flu so far.

Of the flu-related deaths, 10 of the victims were children.

Last week every state except Alaska saw a significant spread of the virus.

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