Flu Watch: Department of Health Reports No New Deaths in Tulsa County

Department of Health officials reported no new deaths due to the flu Thursday morning in their weekly update to the public.

The Oklahoma State Department of Health report released Thursday shows that while there were no new deaths reported, 15 people were hospitalized since the previous report was released last week.

According to their release, there have been a total of 1015 cumulative hospitalizations since Sept. 30. The number of deaths still stands at 30.

Tulsa County has seen a total of 287 hospitalizations and seven deaths due to the flu since the season began, according to the department's website.