PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department says two additional flu deaths have been reported in the county.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Health Department Reports 277 New Cases, 15 Additional Deaths
Both Allegheny County residents were men in their early 80s. One man died in mid-January. The other man died in late February.READ MORE: Vice President Kamala Harris To Visit Pittsburgh Monday
A total of 12 people have died from the flu in Allegheny County this season.
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The Health Department says flu activity and cases are on the decline, but the virus is still circulating and residents should continue to take measures to protect themselves.