NJ Department of Health reports 3rd child flu death this season

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The New Jersey Department of Health reports that a third New Jersey child has died from influenza complications this season.

The infant from northern New Jersey died back in late January and had several underlying conditions.

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The child was not able to be vaccinated for medical reasons.

The department will not be releasing additional information in order to protect patient privacy.

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