New Zika Case Reported in S.A.

Metro Health is reporting another case of Zika in Bexar County, bringing the number to 8.

Dr. Anil Mangla says there is some good news, all of the cases were acquired when the infected person was traveling out of the country.

“Do we have the Zika mosquito in San Antonio? Yes. Do we have the virus in the mosquito? No.”

Dr. Mangla says we all can do our part to prevent the spread of Zika. Dumping any standing water near your property and using DEET are the two most important steps.

Dr. Mangla on latest Zika CaseĀ 

SHARE

RELATED CONTENT

Section of Rittiman Road closed for railroad crossing work Shootout leaves man in critical condition Excessive heat warning in effect for San Antonio area Three bodies recovered after apartment fire in San Marcos Electric Reliability Council of Texas shatters records twice in one day San Antonio group is helping grandparents who are raising grandchildren
Comments