7 Sep 2009

3 more swine flu deaths in French Polynesia

6:34 am on 7 September 2009

Three more people have died of swine flu in French Polynesia, doubling the number of fatalities in the territory.

The health ministry says the latest victims were two elderly

people and a pregnant woman.

The Ministry says the baby was born three months early and has been placed in Tahiti's neonatal unit.