One new flu-associated death has been reported in Connecticut, according to the state Department of Health.
The flu remained widespread during the 16th week of flu season and 69 flu-associated deaths have been reported in Connecticut since the end of August.
One of the people who died this season was between 5 and 17, four were 25 to -49 years old, 18 were 50 to 64 and 46 were 65 years old or over.
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Since Aug. 26, 3,231 people have been hospitalized with influenza.
See the number of lab tests that have been positive for influenza in each Connecticut county:
- New Haven County: 3021
- Hartford County: 2193
- Fairfield County: 1,815
- New London County: 868
- Litchfield County: 596
- Middlesex County: 544
- Windham County: 312
- Tolland County: 215
- Unknown County: 44