DHH: 19 new West Nile cases this week; 8 in Caddo & Bossier

September 6, 2014 1:47 PM

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DHH: 19 new West Nile cases this week; 8 in Caddo & Bossier

Late Friday (Sept. 5), the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) reported 19 new West Nile virus infections in the state. Six of those were in Caddo Parish, and two were in Bossier Parish.

The DHH also reported two more deaths from West Nile – one in the Capital Area Region and the other in Northwest Louisiana. The DHH does not specify the parish in which deaths occur.

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