Oklahoma City, Okla.
The Oklahoma State Department of Health released its weekly flu numbers report Thursday morning.
New statistics show two more people have died because of the flu.
The health department says both victims were over the age of 65. One person lived in Washington County and the other in Nowata County.
So far this season, 25 people have died and 862 have been hospitalized due to the flu.
The health department reported nine deaths and 316 hospitalizations because of flu last season. Those numbers are down from 872 hospitalizations and 26 deaths two years ago.
The season generally runs from September through May.