CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cuyahoga County health officials announced Friday there were two additional flu-related deaths this week.
The latest victims are an 88-year-old Maple Heights woman and an 88-year-old Seven Hills woman.
This brings the total number of flu-related deaths in Cuyahoga County for the 2018-19 season to 17, according to officials.
Health officials added there were 20 confirmed cases of flu associated hospitalizations this week and 1306 confirmed cases reported so far this flu season.
Reports for the entire flu season to date, as well as reports from previous years, may be found here.