• SHARE

KOBE (Kyodo) A 77-year-old man who had been suffering from several chronic diseases died Tuesday after being infected with swine flu, Kobe officials said.

The man, who lived in Tarumi Ward, Kobe, is the second person in Japan to die in connection with the H1N1 virus. A 57-year-old man in Okinawa died Saturday.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW