UPDATE: State of Texas Says 43 Cases of Swine Flu Now Confirmed
Staff Report The Associated Press
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Department of State Health Services says there are now 43 confirmed cases of swine flu in the state.
Texas Department of State Health Services spokesman Doug McBride said Sunday the latest number - an increase of 4 from a day earlier - includes two people in Fort Bend County, one from Guadalupe County and one from Bexar County.
The swine flu outbreak has led to the closure of hundreds of schools in Texas, affecting about 350,000 students.