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Tennessee Man Dies After Contracting The West Nile Virus

Posted on: 4:21 pm, October 7, 2013, by , updated on: 10:19pm, October 7, 2013


(Memphis) A Tennessee man has died after contracting the West Nile Virus.

82-year-old Marion Rogers died Sunday at a hospital in Murfreesboro.

He was admitted into the hospital two weeks ago.

Rogers was the 14th person in Tennessee to be diagnosed with the virus and the second person to die from it this year.