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L.A. swine flu death confirmed

Associated Press

LOS ANGELES ” Los Angeles County public health officials have confirmed the first swine flu-related death in the county.

County Health Officer Dr. Jonathan Fielding said Monday the victim was a middle-aged woman who had health problems. She died in late May.

California has recorded 576 confirmed swine flu cases as of May 28.