First flu death confirmed in New Hanover County

First flu death confirmed in New Hanover County

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According to officials at the New Hanover County Health Department, an elderly woman died from the flu. According to officials at the New Hanover County Health Department, an elderly woman died from the flu.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - According to officials at the New Hanover County Health Department, an elderly woman died from the flu.

She had no underlying complications.

Officials say she did not have a flu shot.

Friends of Kevin "Cuz" Davis say he also had the flu before he passed away. The Health Department has not confirmed whether this death is flu related.

Friends are remembering him on a tribute page on Facebook, they say Davis was a local musician and beloved Wilmington man.

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