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5-year-old dies from complications from the H1N1 virus

Posted by Amber Jenkins - email

WARREN COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - A five year old boy has died from complications associated with the H1N1 virus.

The Warren County Health department received a report from the Dayton Children's Hospital concerning the death of a 5-year-old. Officials say that the boy did test positive for the H1N1 virus, but his death is attributed to respiratory complications.

According to The Dayton Daily News, the boy was a kindergarten student at Clearcreek Elementary School in Springboro. According to the Superintendent, the boy had been absent from school for a couple of weeks because of an illness.

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