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Indiana reports first 3 deaths of flu season

Updated: February 6, 2014 6:49AM



Health officials say three Indiana residents have died from influenza in the state’s first such deaths from the illness in this flu season. State Health Commissioner William VanNess encouraged Hoosiers to protect themselves and others by taking the annual flu vaccine.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reported several flu deaths around the nation, including the deaths of children from the illness.



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