Child Flu Death Reported to HHSS

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A girl under the age of 12 from Lancaster County died from flu over the weekend.


According to state health officials, the flu seemed to affect the girl in an unusual way, attacking the muscles in her body. Officials say she started experiencing symptoms and went to the hospital last week.

"This is a very sad situation and our thoughts are with the family," said Dr. Joann Schaefer, Chief Medical Officer for the Nebraska Health and Human Services System. "Unfortunately, it

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