Second Possible Yakima Case of Vaping Illness Under Investigation
Officials at the Yakima Health District say they're investigating a possible second case of lung injury as a result of vaping. The first case in Yakima was reported last month.
20 cases of vaping related illnesses are being investigated in the state of Washington. The Yakima Health District is investigating a possible second case with the help of The State Department of Health and national health officials.
Nationally, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reported 2,291cases including 48 deaths. They say the only commonality among all cases nationally is that patients use e-cigarettes or vapor products.