MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) –Minnesota health officials confirmed Friday morning that two more Minnesota children have died from the flu.
The cases happened a few weeks ago, but were just confirmed as being flu-related.READ MORE: For His 22nd Birthday, Former Gopher Rashod Bateman Bought A Car... For His Mom
That brings the total number of child deaths this year to eight, which is higher than normal.READ MORE: Most Americans Rank Buying A Home Over Getting Married
The Minnesota Department of Health says it’s not too late to get vaccinated.MORE NEWS: 4 Ex-MPD Officers To Be Tried Together In Federal Case For George Floyd's Death, Judge Rules
The flu season can last through May.