Deaths at Roscommon nursing home may be linked to flu

Two patients at a Roscommon Nursing Home - where there's been an outbreak of seasonal flu - have died.

The HSE has confirmed that 42 of the 76 residents have been affected by the outbreak of influenza A-H3.

This is the same strain that claimed six lives in less than a fortnight at Nazareth House in Fahan in March and April.

Shannonside FM's Paul Quinn has more...........