Another bird tests positive for West Nile in Cherokee Co.

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This 2006 photo provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a female Aedes aegypti mosquito in the process of acquiring a blood meal from a human host. (James Gathany/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP)

CHEROKEE Co., SC (WSPA) – SC DHEC says a bird has tested positive for West Nile Virus, according to Cherokee Co. Officials.

They say the response area is the Grassy Pond area of Cherokee Co.

The area will be sprayed for mosquitoes as early as Thursday night.

You can learn more about West Nile on SC DHEC’s website.

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