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Mosquitos test positive for West Nile in Westchester

Thursday, August 01, 2013
West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus

There is a health warning in Westchester County.

For the first time this year, mosquitos have tested positive for the West Nile Virus.

The mosquitos were collected in Rye Brook.

Last year, there were 29 positive batches found in the county and four human cases.

Residents are being warned to get rid of standing water.

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