West Nile Virus death
12:47 pm
Tue September 18, 2012

West Nile claims third Ohio victim

A third Ohioan has died from complications of West Nile Virus.

Hamilton County Public Health reports an 80-year-old man from the eastern part of the county is the second here to die from West Nile-related causes this year. A 76-year-old Hamilton County man died last month. Ohio is reporting 79 cases of the viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes.