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Crews To Spray For Mosquitos On The North Side Following Positive West Nile Virus Test

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Crews will be spraying for mosquitos on the North Side today after a mosquito tested positive for West Nile Virus.

They will be treating parts of Allegheny Center, California-Kirkbride, Perry South, Central North Side, and Brighton Heights with a mosquito-specific pesticide.

That pesticide is not harmful to people or pets.

Spraying will take place from 8:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.

A second treatment is scheduled for August 16.

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