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3 flu-related deaths reported in Cuyahoga County for the week of March 29 to April 4

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Posted at 8:51 AM, Apr 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-20 08:51:27-04

PARMA, Ohio — The Cuyahoga County Board of Health has reported three residents have died from the flu during the period of March 29 to April 4, according to a release.

A 78-year-old female Parma Heights resident, a 81-year-old male Bedford resident and a 88-year-old male Parma Heights resident were the three flu-related deaths for the week.

The total number of flu-related deaths for the season to date is 34, according to the board of health.

The board of health said 6.8% of deaths reported were due to pneumonia for this week.

The map below shows fever and influenza-like illness complaints by zip code.