Mosquito traps are still testing positive for West Nile Virus.
The patient lives in the 75230 zip code in Dallas and was diagnosed with West Nile Fever.
Health officials have confirmed the first West Nile Virus death in Dallas County for the 2015 season.
The resident lives in the 75238 zip code in Dallas and was diagnosed with West Nile Fever.
Mosquito pools were confirmed positive for WNV.
The person was infected with the virus during recent travel to Mexico and is no longer contagious.
Officials with Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) has confirmed that someone has contracted the West Nile Virus.
Ground spraying is scheduled for Friday night in the area around Grimsley Gibson Road.
In an effort to decrease the risk of West Nile Virus, Dallas County is spraying several cities for mosquitoes this week. Officials urge residents to remain inside while sprayers are in the area between 9pm and 5am.
DCHHS purchased more than 10,000 mosquito dunks and issued the supply to cities throughout Dallas County.
While most North Texans are glad to see the rain gone and rejoicing at the sunshine, experts say the 2015 mosquito population will be one for the record books too.
Summer means it’s time to fire up the grill and invite friends over for a barbecue, but it seems like unexpected guests always crash the party. No, not your in-laws — we’re talking about pesky bugs