South Australia’s Flu Death Toll Has Just Gone Up

May 13, 2019


17 South Australians have now lost their lives in the state’s flu crisis, SA Health revealed on Monday.

13 of those deaths were residents in aged care facilities, and 18 nursing homes have now been placed into lockdown.

More than 12,000 flu cases have already been reported this year in an unprecedented start to SA’s flu season. At the same time last year 1,348 cases had been reported.