Lexington’s fifth flu-related death this season

Flu Deaths

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Fayette County Health Department is reporting its fifth flu-related death of the season.

According to health officials, the victim was person in their 70’s with underlying health issues.

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This is the fourth adult to die from the flu in Lexington.

Health officials say a baby also died this flu season.

Flu shots are available in our Public Health Clinic (650 Newtown Pike) without an appointment: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Friday, and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday.

The cost varies based on insurance – call 859-288-2483 for details.