The flu has killed a person in Barry County. The head of the Barry-Eaton Co. Health Dept. is warning people that influenza is widespread in both communities.
The department isn't releasing any details about the victim.
It's confirmed 12 cases in Eaton Co. and three more in Barry Co., but believes both numbers are a fraction of the actual number of patients.
Doctors recommend everyone six months or older get a flu shot.
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