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Second case of West Nile virus reported in DeKalb County

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DEKALB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

A second case of the West Nile virus has been reported in DeKalb County.

DeKalb County officials say a 78-year-old man who lives between Chamblee and Tucker is hospitalized with the virus.

(MORE: West Nile virus cases in Cherokee, DeKalb counties; Survivor warns of lasting effects)

Earlier in July, a 72-year-old man was hospitalized with the virus in Brookhaven.

Officials say 30 West Nile virus positive mosquito pools have been identified from 14 locations in the county.

(MORE: West Nile Virus and its impact on local businesses)

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