(CBS NEWS) Florida health officials are investigating what may be the first case of Zika virus in the U.S. transmitted by a mosquito. The patient does not appear to have traveled to a region with an outbreak of the virus.
The Florida Department of Health announced Tuesday evening that it is conducting an investigation into a possible non-travel related Zika infection in a patient in Miami-Dade County. But that's the extent of the information they would release.
Florida health officials said they're working closely with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and that it's very early in their investigation.
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