Child of Ft. Riley Soldier among New H1N1 Cases

By: AP
By: AP

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) _ Kansas health officials say five children in
three counties are the latest people confirmed with swine flu.

The announcement Wednesday by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment raises the state total to 28.

The latest group includes two children in Wyandotte County, two in Johnson County and a Geary County child who has been hospitalized. Fort Riley officials said the child belongs to a soldier whose diagnosis of having the H1N1 flu virus was announced Tuesday. The post says the family remains isolated from the community.

Other confirmed cases are two in Dickinson County, nine in
Johnson County, one in Ottawa County, one in Sedgwick County and
nine in Wyandotte County.


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