Source: https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2019/01...d-dies-of-flu/


3-Year-Old Aurora Girl Dies Of Flu
January 10, 2019 at 10:59 am

Chicago (CBS) — Kane County health officials determined that a 3-year-old Aurora girl died of the flu at Rush Copley Medical Center on Dec. 21.

Health officials said this season’s flu strain is particularly targeting children. The Centers for Disease Control reported 13 children have died nationwide.

“Among hospitalizations so far this year, the highest rates that we are seeing are in those who are under age five,” said Daniel Jernigan of the CDC...