Death toll from San Diego hepatitis outbreak rises to 16, with 292 people hospitalized

San Diego County’s hepatitis A outbreak shows no signs of slowing, according to the latest update released Tuesday by the county Health and Human Services Agency.

The outbreak’s death total rose to 16 — one more than last week’s total. The number of confirmed cases reached 421, up 23 from last week….

from L.A. Now – Los Angeles Times