Up to 7.3 million people have been hit by the flu so far this season.
So far in South Dakota — health officials have confirmed 355 cases.
One person has died due to the flu. More than 50 have been hospitalized.
However, Health officials say the current flu season is shaping up to be gentler than last winter’s.
According to the CDC, the flu is widespread in 30 states. Here in South Dakota — it is considered regional.