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Dempsey Street Neighborhood Tests Positive for West Nile

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

The Public Health District announced Tuesday that an area of the city has tested positive for the West Nile virus for the second time.

The location is the 2800 block of Dempsey Street in the 78407 zip code.

On Wednesday, the City's Vector Control employees will conduct a house-by-house survey of that area in hopes of identifying a source. Citizens living in this neighborhood are strongly urged to properly dispose of old car tires and empty all containers which may hold standing water.