BREAKING NEWS: Another Death From Mosquito-Borne Virus In Michigan - In Cass Co. By Diane Daniels • Oct 14, 2019 ShareTweetEmail File - In this Aug. 26, 2019, file photo, a biologist examines a mosquito. Credit RICK BOWMER/AP PHOTO/FILE The Michigan Dept. of Health announced there has been a fifth death in the state due to EEE, Eastern Equine Encephalitis. The death claimed the life of a Cass County resident. In total, EEE has been confirmed in 10 people in Michigan with five fatalities. Tags: EEEEastern Equine EncephalitisMichiganmosquitoDEATHCass countyLocalShareTweetEmail Related Content Indiana's First Human Case Of EEE In 21 Years Kills Patient In Elkhart County By Diane Daniels • Oct 12, 2019 RICK BOWMER/AP PHOTO/FILE An individual in Elkhart County has died from EEE, eastern equine encephalitis according to the State Dept. of Health in Indiana.