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3rd person dead from West Nile virus in Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA_The Oklahoma State Department of Health says a third person has died from the West Nile virus this year. This is the first death of 2015 in northeastern Oklahoma. The patient died in Rogers County near Tulsa.

The two other deaths so far this year were in Carter and Stephens Counties. In all, health officials say there have been 42 confirmed cases of West Nile, which is up from 18 last year when there were no deaths.

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