West Nile Virus Detected in Stamford, Conn.

Risk of humans contracting the virus remains low at this time

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    NEWSLETTERS

    The West Nile virus continues to rapidly spread across New England.

    More mosquitoes have tested positive for the virus and this time Stamford, Connecticut.

    The risk of humans contracting the virus remains low at this time.

    Officials remind people to avoid contact with mosquitoes by draining standing water and using insect repellent.

    The virus has also turned up in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Vermont this summer. 

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