Murray Valley Encephilitis

March 15, 2023 7:41 am in by

A third Victorian’s died from Murray Valley Encephalistis.

The man in his 70s was potentially exposed to infected mozzies in the Campaspe Shire and passed away earlier this month.

Mildura Council detected mosquitoes with the virus over the past month in areas around the municipality.

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Locals and visitors are  again being urged to protect themselves from mozzie bites including using insect repellents.