8 flu deaths reported in Spokane County

The Spokane Regional Health District (SRHD) confirms eight people have died from influenza in Spokane County this flu season.

148 people have died from flu complications statewide.

The Associated Press reported there were only 46 flu-related deaths as of January 13.

200 people in Spokane County have been hospitalized from the flu since the beginning of the flu season.