Over 200 Flu Deaths in Arkansas So Far this Flu Season

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KFTA) — Arkansas flu deaths are now at 203 victims. 

Of the 203 deaths this flu season, 198 are adults and five are pediatric, according to the Arkansas

Department of Health’s Weekly Influenza Report.

Over 52,200 positive influenza tests have been reported by health care providers to the department of health’s online database since October 1, 2017.

The department of health recently deemed this flu season as the worst in almost two decades.

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