29 cases of West Nile Virus reported in past week

Monday, October 1, 2012 - 3:52pm

29 cases have been reported in the last week.
That includes one in East Baton Rouge Parish and another in East Feliciana.
They are the neuroinvasive or the most severe form of West Nile.

This year across the state about 300 people have been infected with West Nile and 11 people died.
DHH says it is still critical to take precautions against the disease when you're outside.


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