Child In Alamance County Dies From Flu; State Releases Updated Stats

The flu has claimed another young life: a child in Alamance County.

No details were release about the child, only that the youngster passed away Wednesday.

On January 13, a baby who officials say lived in the eastern region of the state died from the flu.

Also on Thursday, state health officials said five more people across the state died from the flu last week. That raises the total number to 34.

Fifteen of those were people between 25 and 49 years old, another 9 between 50 and 64 years old, and eight were over the age of 65.