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Number of flu deaths this season in Oklahoma rises to 84

OK (KSWO)- According to a report released by the Oklahoma State Department of Health, the number of Oklahomans who died due to the flu this flu season has risen to 84.

The increase of 16 deaths in the latest report occurred at the end of January to the beginning of February for the most part. The delayed reporting is due to late reports received by state concerning flu-related deaths.

According to officials, none of those deaths had a positive flu test during the past week.

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