The Fresno County Department of Public Health (FCDPH) has confirmed two influenza-associated deaths in Fresno County.
Health officials say it was a man and a woman under the age of 65 who died from influenza-associated illnesses.
“The first influenza related deaths have occurred in Fresno County. This is a somber reminder that we all must do everything we can to assure that influenza does not spread within our County. Protect yourself. It is never too late to vaccinate,” says Dr. Sara Goldgraben, Fresno County Public Health Officer.