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  • Official: Guatemalan boy who died in US custody had the flu

    The 8-year-old Guatemalan migrant who died this week in the custody of US Customs and Border Protection had the flu, according to the New Mexico Office of the Medical Investigator. An official cause of death for Felipe Gomez Alonzo has not yet been determined. The boy, who was detained with his father, died shortly before midnight Christmas Eve at Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center in Alamogordo, New Mexico, about 90 miles north of the border crossing in El Paso, Texas. An autopsy on the...

  • 8-year-old who died in US custody had the flu

    GUATEMALA CITY — New Mexico authorities say an autopsy performed on the 8-year-old Guatemalan boy who died in U.S. custody shows he had the flu. The New Mexico Office of the Medical Investigator says in a statement late Thursday that more tests need to be done before a cause of death can be determined for

    New York Post
  • Colorado child dies from flu after not getting second shot: "It's a tragedy"

    The case served as a reminder of the importance of children getting their second vaccine dose, said the state epidemiologist.