West Nile Virus Takes A Life In Mississippi

September 4, 2008

The West Nile virus has claimed its second victim of the year in the state of Mississippi...Washington (ChattahBox) – The West Nile virus has claimed its second victim of the year in the state of Mississippi..

Health officials in the state came out on Wednesday to confirm that another death has been recorded in the state.

The victim from the West Nile virus was reportedly from Hinds County, Mississippi, with the number of confirmed cases year to date at 73.

This high number of cases is double where the number was at a year ago.

With the West Nile virus season far from over, more deaths are feared, and expected.


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