First West Nile case for 2022 in Laramie County
September 29, 2022
Cheyenne, WY – The first 2022 human case of West Nile Virus in Laramie County has been reported in the Cheyenne area. Precautions should be taken across Cheyenne and throughout Laramie County. Moisture and warm weather provide ideal conditions for mosquitos to multiply, feed from infected birds and transmit West Nile Virus to humans and other animals.
As everyone continues to enjoy the weather and outdoor activities, protect yourself and your family from mosquitos by practicing the 5Ds:
DUSK & DAWN-Stay indoors when mosquitoes are more active.
DRESS - Cover-up as completely as possible....