West Nile Virus
On Tuesday the Dallas County Health and Human Services department confirmed the county’s first West Nile Virus death of 2013.
The Garland Health Department received a report of a laboratory confirmed human case of West Nile Virus Monday in an person who lives in the 2900 block of Newburyport Avenue.
They call it Lake Bacon. Even if it hasn’t rained, residents on Bacon Drive in North Fort Worth know that every day, every week, every month, if they go out their cars are going to get wet.
Dallas County Health and Human Services say another person has tested positive for West Nile virus. It’s the fifth case in Dallas County this year.
Health officials in Collin County have confirmed a human case of West Nile Fever. The patient lives in Plano in the 75025 zip code.
The city of Dallas has just confirmed its first human case of the West Nile Virus.
Arlington is about to launch spraying for West Nile Virus after its first infected mosquito was found on the city’s south side.
Two Plano residents have been diagnosed with West Nile Fever, a less severe form of the West Nile Virus.
Officials in the city of Plano are reporting two human cases of West Nile.
There are concerns about the ground spraying being done for West Nile virus in Dallas County. Nearly 50 businesses, organization and individuals signed a letter calling for local leaders to prioritize larvicide.
Heavy West Nile ground spraying will continue in both Dallas and Tarrant County tonight.
Spraying is underway in Dallas tonight, where West Nile carrying mosquitoes were confirmed in four areas across the city. One of those areas, is the 75228 zip code.