Killer Flu Takes The Life Of Three People From Tennessee

flu2So far 11 children nationwide, have died from the flu since September, and the flu season is far from over. Now it’s called an outbreak.
In Knoxville, Flu-like symptoms reportedly caused a Health and Rehab Center to temporarily lock down last weekend. In addition, two schools systems closed for a day this month due to widespread illness.
The flu outbreak in Tennessee for the week ending Dec. 13 was still considered regional, one step below widespread, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Influenza surveillance report.
The Tennessee Department of Health says there have been three pediatric deaths cause by the flu this season.
Two of the deaths were in Middle Tennessee and the third was in East Tennessee. (Story from WGNS)