MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Florida health officials are trying to determine where a new, non-travel related case of the Zika virus was contracted.READ MORE: Suspected Shoplifter Shot By Police After Pulling Weapon At The Falls Shopping Center In SW Miami-Dade
On Monday, the Florida Department of Health issued their daily Zika case update and listed four new travel-related cases including a pregnant woman.
They said one person, from Miami-Dade County, had a non-travel related case of the virus. The department said they are “investigating to determine where exposure occurred.”READ MORE: CDC's New Mask Mandate Encourages People To Get COVID Vaccinations
At last check, there were 183 non-travel related cases of the virus in the state with 771 travel-related cases. About 124 cases involved pregnant women.
The virus – spread by mosquitoes and sexual contact – has been linked to severe birth defects like microcephaly.
So far, Zika zones or places where the virus is said to have spread locally include:MORE NEWS: 'There's More Aggression, More Confrontational Attitude': Miami Beach Police Chief On Increasing Safety, Security
- Miami Beach Area – 28th Street to the north, 8th Street to the south, intercoastal water to the west and the Atlantic Ocean to the east.
- Miami Area – NW 79th St. to the North, NW 63rd St. to the South, NW 10th Ave. to the West and N. Miami Ave. to the East.