desktop...

Fair
21°FFairFull Forecast

Cicero man dies of West Nile virus

Published: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST

CICERO (AP) – Health officials in Cook County say a man from suburban Chicago has died of West Nile virus.

The Cook County Department of Public Health announced the death on Monday. They say the victim was a 67-year-old man from Cicero who had underlying health conditions.

Last week Illinois public health officials announced the first West Nile death of the season in the state. The victim was a Logan County man in his 80s who died last month.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
 

National video

Reader Poll

Compared to last winter, how do you expect this winter to turn out?
Colder and snowier
Milder with less snow
About the same