West Nile Virus detected in one southern Indiana mosquito - WDRB 41 Louisville News

West Nile Virus detected in one southern Indiana mosquito

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- West Nile Virus has been found in southern Indiana.

The Clark County Health Department says one mosquito tested positive for the virus. It was found near the Ohio River in Jeffersonville during routine testing.

No people have been infected, but health officials urge you to take precautions while outside, including using repellents with DEET in them.

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