MD Reports First Pediatric Flu-Related Death

Jan 21, 2013 -- 3:59am

Two people have already died from the flu in Delaware, including an elderly Sussex County woman. And now, the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene says the season's first pediatric flu-related death has been confirmed in Maryland.

Officials say that a Baltimore-area child who died in December tested positive for influenza.

Health officials are advising everyone to get vaccinated for the flu.

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