BREAKING: A total of 275 cases have been reported. Officials say most who have become ill are either homeless or illicit drug users.
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA – Eight people have now died from a hepatitis A outbreak in San Diego County, health officials announced Friday.
According to the County Health and Human Services Agency, 275 cases have been reported, with 194 people hospitalized during the outbreak. All eight people who have died had underlying medical conditions at the time of their death.