County officials confirm first case of West Nile virus in 2019 -

County officials confirm first case of West Nile virus in 2019

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – County officials confirmed today that they’ve identified the year’s first instance of West Nile virus after a Cooper’s hawk tested positive. Officials with the county’s Vector Control Program only found small amounts of the virus in the hawk’s tissues, leading them to believe it was an old infection. Last year, only one county resident contracted West … Continue reading County officials confirm first case of West Nile virus in 2019