Alabama H1N1 death toll climbs

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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The Alabama Department of Public Health says the death toll due to the H1N1 virus has climbed to 20.

Two females died of the virus since the latest report was released.

One woman was a Montgomery County resident in her 30's and the other was a Morgan County resident in her 70's.

Dr. Jim McVay expects more flu vaccines in the coming days, but says he won't be able to provide a new number until next week.

The state of Alabama has recieved 103,000 doses of the vaccine to-date.

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