Four More Reported Deaths Attributed to West Nile Virus in Texas

Author: Mosquito Squad of Victoria

While many people have heard of West Nile virus, not many people seem to be concerned with contracting it. Mosquitoes can easily transmit this virus and its effects on the human body can range from mild to lethal. The very young and the elderly are most in danger if infected by a mosquito with West Nile virus. The peak times when West Nile virus cases tend to spring up are late August, September and October; now is the perfect time to ensure your yard is mosquito free.

Mosquito Squad of Victoria can come to your home, assess potential problem areas for mosquito breeding and activity and remove those problem areas. Then we will apply our barrier protection spray which will stop any mosquito that lands in your yard in its tracks. According to a recent article, “The latest victim is a 89-year-old man from El Paso…Another person in Dallas died from West Nile on Tuesday. Another person in Kleberg county died from West Nile this year. Last year, six people died from the virus.”

While mosquitoes may seem to be an unstoppable force, Mosquito Squad of Victoria can ensure that your yard is a safe haven from these disease carrying blood suckers. For all your tailgating parties and upcoming cookouts, make sure you and your guests aren’t open to being infected with West Nile virus, give the professionals at Mosquito Squad of Victoria a call and we’ll get rid of them for you.