First swine flu death reported in US

Washington, April 29 (Inditop) US health authorities Wednesday reported the first death from swine flu, the first such fatality outside Mexico.

The Atlanta, Georgia-based center for disease control CDC said a 23-month-old baby had died in the southwestern US state of Texas, which borders Mexico.

So far a total of 64 confirmed cases of swine flu has been registered in the US.