NEWS 13: Third Case of Zika Virus Hits Brevard County, Says Florida Department of Health

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More than 500 cases of Zika have been reported in US

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A new case of the Zika virus has been found in Central Florida.

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA (NEWS 13) – A new case of the Zika virus has been found in Central Florida.

– Another case of Zika reported in Brevard; total now 3
– Senate recently passed $1.1 billion measure to fight Zika
– CDC: More than 500 cases of Zika have been reported in US

The Florida Department of Health said Wednesday that another case had been reported in Brevard County, which brings the total number of cases to three in the county.

The news comes one day after the Senate passed a $1.1 billion measure to create a vaccine and provide emergency funding and public education.

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