First human West Nile cases in PA, NJ

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Published: Aug 16 2013 06:12:11 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 16 2013 07:52:46 PM EDT

A mosquito-borne virus is advancing on humans in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Both states have recorded their first human cases of West Nile Virus this year.

In Pennsylvania a Montgomery County man has been hospitalized.

A York County man has also contracted West Nile but he wasn't hospitalized.

In New Jersey a 55-year-old Burlington County resident contracted the virus earlier this month.

He was hospitalized but he is recovering.