New Case of West Nile Virus, One New Case of Chikungunya Virus in MS

July 28, 2014 8:44 PM

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Rankin County -- The Mississippi State Department of Health is confirming one new human case of West Nile virus and a new case of chikungunya virus.

So far this year, WNV cases have been reported in Hinds (1), Newton (1), and Rankin (1) counties. In 2013, Mississippi had 45 WNV cases and five deaths.

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