5th Person Dies from Flu in Minnesota

Posted at: 01/09/2013 8:15 AM

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- A teenager is now the fifth person in Minnesota to die from the flu.

The 14-year old from St. Louis park had been sick since Christmas. She was vaccinated.

The flu is considered widespread in 41 states including Minnesota.

Some hospitals are now restricting visitors to keep it from spreading.