Another new case of Zika reported in Duval County

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla.—There are eleven new reported cases of Zika in Florida Wednesday, including one travel-related case in Duval County, state health officials say.

One new travel-related case was reported in Duval, one in Brevard, one in Hillsborough, one in Orange and one in Palm Beach County, the Florida Health Department says in a news release.

There are 153 non-travel-related cases in the state, the vast majority of which in a 1-square mile area of Miami, but now there are reported locally contracted cases reported in Pinellas County and Palm Beach County as well.

One-hundred-and-four pregnant women are infected, the state says.

There are five undetermined cases of the Zika virus reported in the state and 19 cases of non-Florida residents infected.

Local travel-related Zika numbers are as follows:

  • Alachua | 10
  • Clay | 5
  • Duval | 8
  • St. Johns | 4


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