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New Jersey reports 6th swine flu death

June 30, 2009 6:01:26 AM PDT
Six people have died from swine flu in New Jersey. The state Health and Senior Services Department says the latest victim is a woman in her 40s from Bergen County who had underlying health conditions.

The five others in New Jersey who have died from the H1N1 virus include a 79-year-old Hudson County woman, a 36-year-old Union County man, a 15-year-old Somerset County boy, a 10-year-old Sussex County boy and a 49-year-old northern New Jersey man.

There are 609 confirmed cases of swine flu in every New Jersey county but Salem and Cape May.

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Information from: The Record of Bergen County, http://www.northjersey.com

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