Rockford hospital implements flu restrictions

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - The number of flu cases in Winnebago County is on the rise and SwedishAmerican hospital is putting flu restrictions in place.

The restriction applies to visitors under 18-years-old.

According to the Winnebago County Health Department, there are 169 cases of flu that have been reported in the county. That number jumped from 32 cases just two weeks ago.