The flu epidemic is now being blamed for deaths in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.
In Delaware, health officials announced Wednesday the death of an elderly woman as a result of the flu.
On Tuesday, the death of a 2-month-old was announce, also in Delaware.
In Pennsylvania, health officials report the highest death toll in our area, with 40 deaths from the flu - 18 of those deaths reported in just the last week.
New Jersey health officials say two people, both children, have died from the flu.