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14th West Nile Victim in Tehama County

An unidentified Tehama County resident is California´s 14th victim of the deadly West Nile Virus.

Tehama County health authorities reported the death today.

Authorities say they confirmed the mosquito-borne disease in a person who was recently hospitalized in the rural northern California county.

The most recent West Nile death in California was announced last Saturday.

That was a 69-year-old woman in Los Angeles County.