BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The death toll from swine flu in Louisiana now stands at 14. The state health department said Monday that three victims died in the past week.
The Advocate newspaper in Baton Rouge reports that one victim was a woman from the New Orleans area. Another was a man from the health department's Region 3, which includes St. James, St. John, St. Charles, Lafourche, Terrebonne, Assumption and St. Mary parishes. Another was from Region 4, which covers the parishes of Evangeline, St. Landry, Acadia, Lafayette, St. Martin, Vermilion and Iberia.