A fifth person in New York City – a child less than 2 years old – has died with swine flu, a spokeswoman for the city’s health department said on Monday.
The spokeswoman, Erin Brady, cited patient confidentiality laws in refusing to release the victim’s name or say in what borough he or she lived.
The baby by far the youngest victim of the H1N1 virus in New York City. The first four who died ranged in age from 34 to 55. Read More