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Coroner: Man, woman from Two Rivers die from flu

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UPDATE (WKOW) -- WBAY-TV in Green Bay reports a swab was taken from the woman, which confirmed the presence of Influenza A.

WBAY also reports the coroner's investigation confirmed flu to be the cause of her death. It was also confirmed the man who died had Influenza A.


TWO RIVERS, Wis. (AP) -- A coroner says a man and a woman from eastern Wisconsin have died from complications of the flu.
   Manitowoc County Coroner Curtis Green tells WLUK-TV that a 56-year-old man and a 48-year-old woman, both from Two Rivers, died over the weekend.
   Green did not want to release the names of the victims until all family members are notified.
   Green says the man and woman lived together. He says the man went to a hospital for treatment but the woman did not.
   The Wisconsin Department of Health Services only tracks pediatric influenza deaths. So far, no children have died from the flu in Wisconsin this season.
   Information from: WLUK-TV,

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