Hopkins County man dies from West Nile Virus

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Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - A Hopkins County man has died after contracting West Nile Virus.

NBC affiliate WFIE reports that the man, whose name has not been released, died Thursday afternoon after he was hospitalized last week.

It is believed to be the first human West Nile Virus case in Kentucky this year.

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