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5th LI resident with West Nile reported dead

  Another Long Islander - the fifth this year - has died after contracting the mosquito-borne West Nile virus, health officials said Thursday.

The latest victim, who died Oct. 14, was older than 55 and lived in the Town of Islip, said Grace Kelly-McGovern, a spokeswoman for the Suffolk County Department of Health.

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