Brownsville, Texas: First Death from Swine Flu H1N1: 23-Month-Old


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APR 29 2009 — A 23-month-old child in from Brownsville, Texas, is the first reported death in the United States from the 2009 swine flu/H1N1outbreak. The child is reported to be a native of Mexico — a member of a family that was visiting from Mexico.

The child from Brownsville, was transported to Houston for treatment and died overnight.

California — confirmed — 11
Indiana — confirmed — 1
Kansas — confirmed — 2
Michigan — probable — 1
New York — confirmed — 45
Ohio — confirmed — 1
Texas — confirmed — 6 — Deaths — 1