AR flu deaths climb to 94, one-third had shot

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Deaths from the flu in Arkansas have climbed to 94. Of those, one-third had been vaccinated.

That’s what state health officials shared when they joined Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Tuesday afternoon to reveal complete details from the latest weekly flu report. [Video below is of the full news conference].

For the week ending Jan. 27 there were 24 deaths. The total of 94 reflects deaths from the flu since Oct. 2017.  Two of those who have died were children.

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