A 55-year-old man died in the east German city of Eichsfeld on Thursday only hours after being vaccinated against the swine flu virus, the daily Thueringer Allgemeine reported Sunday.
The unidentified victim received the swine flu shot Thursday morning but died late Thursday night. An autopsy is expected to be performed on the man.
It was unclear whether the victim had a previous illness.
At least 15 people have died so far and tens of thousands have been diagnosed with having the swine flu disease. More...