Michigan’s Legionnaires’ Death Toll Rises to 10
(CNN) -- The death toll in one of the worst outbreaks of Legionnaires' disease in U.S. history has risen to 10, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. Officials had previously said 88 people got Legionnaires' and nine died. But the number of fatalities rose Friday to include a person who did not reside in Genesee County but had been hospitalized there during the outbreak, said Eden Wells, chief medical executive with the MDHHS.