Number of possible flu-related deaths in Alabama rises to 87
The Alabama Department of Public Health has released new information on the number of possible flu-related deaths in the state.
As of January 11, the flu is being investigated in the deaths of 87 people. That number is expected to rise as the flu season continues.
Also, the ADPH confirms two flu-related pediatric deaths since October 1.
Medical records have been requested to confirm the diagnoses.