3rd Ohioan dies from West Nile complications - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

3rd Ohioan dies from West Nile complications

Updated:

CINCINNATI (AP) - An 80-year-old man in southwest Ohio has died from complications of the West Nile virus, the third such death in the state this year.

Hamilton County Public Health spokeswoman Christy Cauley says the man died early Tuesday morning.

A 76-year-old man in Hamilton County and an 87-year-old man in Cuyahoga County in northeast Ohio also have died from complications related to the virus this year.

In all, the state has recorded 79 human cases of West Nile this year in what officials are calling 1 of the worst summers for the mosquito-borne virus in the state and across the nation.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control reports that a total of 2,636 cases of the virus have been reported nationwide this year, with 118 deaths.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • More NewsMore>>

  • Warren Police on scene at a shooting near Willard School

    Warren Police on scene at a shooting near Willard School

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 10:41 AM EDT2017-08-22 14:41:38 GMT

    Warren Police were called to the scene of a shooting on Tuesday morning, where callers heard gunshots and saw a man laying on the ground.  

    More >>

    Warren Police were called to the scene of a shooting on Tuesday morning, where callers heard gunshots and saw a man laying on the ground.  

    More >>
  • Greenville man killed in car crash

    Greenville man killed in car crash

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 9:54 AM EDT2017-08-22 13:54:18 GMT
    Police are investigating a one-vehicle crash in Hempfield Township that left a Greenville man dead.  The Mercer County Coroner confirmed that 62-year-old Thomas Siege died after he was sent to the hospital for serious injuries.  Hempfield Township Police say Siege driving a car that crossed the center line of Donation Road and struck a tree on Monday. Seige was taken to UPMC Greenville hospital, where he later passed away. Coroner, Cris Loutzenhiser ruled the death ...More >>
    Police are investigating a one-vehicle crash in Hempfield Township that left a Greenville man dead.  The Mercer County Coroner confirmed that 62-year-old Thomas Siege died after he was sent to the hospital for serious injuries.  Hempfield Township Police say Siege driving a car that crossed the center line of Donation Road and struck a tree on Monday. Seige was taken to UPMC Greenville hospital, where he later passed away. Coroner, Cris Loutzenhiser ruled the death ...More >>
  • Wellsville Police and CMHA work to house abused women and children

    Wellsville Police and CMHA work to house abused women and children

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 9:12 AM EDT2017-08-22 13:12:57 GMT

    Wellsville Police Officers and Columbiana Metropolitian Housing Authority are collecting household items, toys and clothing for women and children who do not have anything.

    More >>

    Wellsville Police Officers and Columbiana Metropolitian Housing Authority are collecting household items, toys and clothing for women and children who do not have anything.

    More >>
  • SpotlightSpotlightMore>>

  • Stuff the Bus!

    Stuff the Bus!

    Sunday, August 13 2017 7:52 PM EDT2017-08-13 23:52:49 GMT

    21 WFMJ, Great Clips, Cocca’s Pizza and Huntington Bank have teamed up with the United Way to “Stuff the Bus,” now through September 3rd.   

    More >>

    21 WFMJ, Great Clips, Cocca’s Pizza and Huntington Bank have teamed up with the United Way to “Stuff the Bus,” now through September 3rd.   

    More >>
  • Weather Pics

    Weather Pics

    Check out weather related pics from our viewers!  Please send your pics to weatherpics@wfmj.com.

    More >>

    Check out weather related pics from our viewers!  Please send your pics to weatherpics@wfmj.com.

    More >>
  • Watch Movie Trailers

    Watch Movie Trailers

    Movie ticketMovie ticket

    Looking to go to a movie?  Check out the latest movie trailers!

    More >>

    Looking to go to a movie?  Check out the latest movie trailers!

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms