Massachusetts health officials have confirmed a second case of West Nile virus in the state this summer.
The DPH says the woman, a resident of Norfolk County in her 80s, was hospitalized in mid-August and died several days later.
In some parts of the state, huge numbers of mosquitoes with West Nile Virus are being found.
A woman between 40 and 64 years old from Norfolk County has been diagnosed with West Nile Virus, according to the state’s Department of Public Health.
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Norfolk County is going on the offensive against mosquitoes. Starting May 31, officials will begin early morning aerial spraying targeting adult mosquitoes.
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