DALLAS (1080 KRLD) – The flu has claimed seven more lives in Dallas County.
Dallas County Health officials have confirmed seven more flu-related deaths.READ MORE: Woman Found Dead After Apparent Domestic Dispute At Dallas Apartment, Police Say
According to officials, the latest victims were between 51 and 89 years old and all had other health issues.READ MORE: Strong To Severe Storms Possible In North Texas Sunday, Main Threats Are Large Hail And Damaging Winds
There have now been 38 flu related deaths in Dallas County so far this season. That is more than double the amount last season.MORE NEWS: Suspect Wanted For Shooting Bouncer In Deep Ellum
State wide, at least 1,155 people have died. That number was last reported a week ago so it’s likely gone up.