Lubbock Vector Control Swarmed With Mosquito Calls - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

10/15/04

Lubbock Vector Control Swarmed With Mosquito Calls

Hundreds of people have been calling the Lubbock's Vector Control for help because mosquitos are so bad right now.

The city tells us they're spraying as fast as they can to control the problem. This weekend, they'll spray University and move West. Then, they'll tackle outlying areas in the county.

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Most of the mosquitos out there right now are huge and they have an awful sting, but the city says those mosquitos do not carry the West Nile Virus. Even so, other breeds out there do. So, use a bug spray with DEET when you're outdoors and if you have problems or questions, call the Vector Control Hotline at (806) 775-3110.

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