New Mexico boy dies after hantavirus battle

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A New Mexico boy is dead after months of battling the hantavirus. 

Fernando Hernandez of Farmington came down with the illness in January. 

He was being treated at the children’s hospital in Aurora, Colorado. 

Last week, his father says Fernando suffered a sudden brain hemorrhage. 

He was pronounced brain dead and taken off life support. 

The family is raising money to get his body to Arizona to be buried. 

To donate, click here.

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