Health officials confirm 2nd death attributed to flu in New Jersey

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Health officials have confirmed a second death attributed to the flu in New Jersey.

The latest death was confirmed in a weekly report by the New Jersey Department of Health.

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The death is the second attributed to the flu in New Jersey for the 2019-2020 flu season.

The first death was reported back in October.

Details on the death have not been released.

There have been 27 flu-related deaths in the U.S.

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