Written by Donald A. Promnitz
The first two flu-related deaths of 2019 have been confirmed according to the Fresno County of Department of Public Health (FCDPH).
In a press conference at the Public Health building at 1221 Fulton St., Dr. Sara Goldgraben, public health officer, confirmed that a 62-year-old male and 59-year-old female both died from the flu. No other information was released about the victims.
Health officials advise all Fresno County residents to receive flu vaccinations and stay at home from work if they are feeling flu symptoms.