18th Alabamian dead of H1N1

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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The number of Alabamians dead as a result of the H1N1 flu virus is continuing to grow.

Friday the Alabama Department of Public Health confirmed the 18th fatal case.

Dr. Jim McVay says the victim in the latest case is an Escambia County man in his 40's.

Neither the man's identity nor additional information was made available.

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