The Flus On The Move In Western New York

01.13.20 | Bill Price

The Erie County Health Department says a child passed-away over the weekend from the flu.

Doctor Joseph Chow says local hospitals across the county are seeing a rise in flu cases with over 700 being admitted in the last couple of weeks.

Last year at this time, there were 100 cases.

Doctor Chow says hospitals are seeing more younger patients this flu season.

The experts say the best way to protect yourself and your loved ones is to be pro-active.