Lexington’s fifth flu-related death this season

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.

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.

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