Powassan Virus

Woman Dies From Virus Carried By Deer TicksA virus that ticks carry has killed someone in Minnesota for the first time. It's called Powassan Virus, and it comes from a deer tick.
1st Death Recorded From Tick-Borne InfectionA Northern Minnesota woman has died from a brain infection due to Powassan virus, marking the state's first death from the tick-borne disease.

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