The start of the flu season has already proven deadly in Snohomish county. According to the Everett Herald four people died last week in Snohomish county due to the flu.
Those who died include a man and woman – both in their 80s – in Arlington, a woman in her 50s in Everett and another woman in her 80s.
All had health conditions that made them more vulnerable to the flu. Flu shots still available.