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Mosquitoes in 3 Harris County ZIP codes test positive for West Nile virus

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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Multiple mosquitoes have tested positive for West Nile virus, according to the Harris County Department of Health.

The department said mosquitoes in 77026 (Kashmere Gardens/northeast Houston), 77338 (Humble area) and 77087 (Golfcrest/southeast Houston) have tested positive.

Spraying has been taking place in the evenings in the affected areas.