First Human Cases of West Nile Virus Reported in Coachella Valley

Riverside County Health officials confirm two West Nile cases in Riverside County

A 65-year-old Mecca woman and 71-year-old man from Coachella are the first two confirmed human cases of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Riverside County this year. Both individuals are expected to recover. For further information regarding human cases, please contact the Riverside County Department of Public Health at (951) 358-5107.

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