State's 1st Flu Death Of The Season Reported In Santa Clara CountyCalifornia Department of Public Health officials are reporting Wednesday that the first influenza-associated death this year in an individual less than 65 years old was a Santa Clara County resident.
State Reports First Flu Death In Santa Clara County State health officials announced Wednesday that a Santa Clara patient has died from a case of the flu – the first flu fatality in California this season.
Sonoma County's Flu Victim, 'Matty' Walker, Was Just 23Matthew "Matty" Walker of Santa Rosa thought he had pneumonia. It turns out it was much more serious: the H1N1 flu virus. Doctors tried to save him. But he never recovered. He died Wednesday at the age of 23.