• Flu-related deaths hit 100 in NC

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    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - As the end of flu season nears, North Carolina is seeing nearly double the flu deaths from last year.

    Just last week two more people died from flu-related illnesses -- bringing the total to 100.

    There were 59 flu deaths in North Carolina in all of last year.

    This flu season most of the victims were younger -- between the ages of 25 and 64.


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