Flu claims two more lives in Travis County

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FILE. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Three people have now died from the flu in Travis County this season.

A spokeswoman for the Travis County Health Department tells KXAN all three of the victims are over the age of 65.

Travis County reported its first flu death on Friday. The health department says the death of a Pflugerville teen that is widely purported to be from the flu cannot be confirmed.

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