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Human case of West Nile confirmed in Greene Co.

Human case of West Nile confirmed in Greene Co.

Residents in one East Tennessee county are reacting to a confirmed human case of the West Nile Virus.

The Tennessee Department of Health says there's been one case in Greene County.

That brings the total number of cases of the mosquito-borne illness in the state to five. One case has been confirmed in Hickman County and three cases are confirmed in Shelby County.

Some Greene County residents say they'll start taking extra precautions.