Romeoville woman has West Nile virus; first human case in Will County

August 31, 2012 4:32:19 PM PDT
More Chicago area cases of West Nile virus are being reported.

A Romeoville woman in her 40s is the first human case reported in Will County this summer. She was treated at a local hospital and released.

The DuPage County Health Department says it now has 10 cases of West Nile and one of those cases was fatal.

Thirty-seven cases have been reported in suburban Cook County and eight in Chicago.