Tick-borne Powassan virus may have played a role in the death of an 80-year-old New Jersey resident who experienced a sudden decline in health, his daughter says, though the cause of the man's death has not been confirmed. The virus was confirmed in a second Sussex County resident, who is recovering at home, according to state health department spokeswoman Donna Leusner.
2 cases of Powassan virus confirmed in N.J. county
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