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    Flu claims life of New Rochelle 4-year-old
    By Candice Ferrette December 7, 2010

    NEW ROCHELLE An otherwise healthy, 4-year-old city boy has died of complications from the flu, county Health Department officials confirmed this afternoon.

    The boy became ill last month and had been hospitalized until he died of bacterial pneumonia on Friday. He did not receive the flu vaccine, health officials said

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    Re: Flu claims life of New Rochelle 4-year-old


    Westchester Boy Dies of Flu Complications

    Updated: Tuesday, 07 Dec 2010, 5:32 PM EST
    Published : Tuesday, 07 Dec 2010, 5:16 PM EST

    By ARUN KRISTIAN DAS / MyFox New York

    MYFOXNY.COM - A 4-year-old boy from New Rochelle, N.Y., has died from an influenza-related illness, according to the Westchester County Health Department...

    ...The health department will be testing the boy for the H1N1 virus, Fox 5's Dan Bowens reported.

    The superintendent of schools identified the boy as John Pippo, who was a pre-kindergarten pupil at Barnard Elementary School...