Lee County Coroner says two people have died from from flu-like symptoms.
Coroner Bill Harris tells News 3 an 88-year-old man from Opelika passed away on January 2. Harris says the elderly man had a history of medical issues when he tested positive for Influenza A.
Coroner Harris says, a 64-year-old man from Smiths Station passed away at St. Francis in Columbus on January 11.
Harris says the man was admitted to the hospital for flu-like symptoms and Harris believes the flu contributed to his death.