The flu has claimed the life of one more Bay Area resident in Contra Costa County.
Contra Costa County health officials confirmed one new flu death, a woman in her 40s. There has been a total of 7 deaths since December in the county.
That brings the Bay Area tally to 49 flu-related deaths this winter season.
Here's a Bay Area county-by-county breakdown:
- Santa Clara County - 15 deaths
- Alameda County - 6 deaths
- Marin County - 2 deaths
- San Mateo County - 6 deaths
- San Francisco - 3 death
- Contra Costa County - 7 deaths
- Solano County - 3 deaths
- Sonoma County - 6 deaths
- Napa County - 1 death