CDC Issues Stern Warning After Vaping Related Deaths

Local News

MESA COUNTY, Colo.- The CDC is urging people more than ever to stop using e-cigarettes. A new statement from the CDC issued today warns that e-cigarettes could even cause death in some cases.

There have now been three vaping related deaths around the United States and nearly 450 people who have come down with vaping-related illnesses.

Local vape shops and health officials are alarmed by this news and are trying to wrap their heads around these cases. Much is still unknown about the root cause of these deaths and illnesses.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.