BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Health officials say the state's first flu-related death this season is a person over 60 from south-central Idaho.
The Idaho Statesman reports (http://bit.ly/18VUeqQ ) that state health officials do not release any more information about the person who died because of privacy concerns.
The death was reported Monday.
Last year, there were 35 flu-related deaths in the state.
Flu season usually peaks in January or February. Last year, it peaked in late December.
Health officials urge residents to get a flu vaccination.
Information from: Idaho Statesman, http://www.idahostatesman.com