Melioidosis kills second victim in Top End

Lydia Lynch
By Lydia Lynch
Updated February 13 2017 - 11:59pm, first published February 8 2017 - 10:41pm
BAD BUG: A potentially fatal bacteria has been found in mud across the Northern Australia. Picture: Lydia Lynch.

A SECOND person has died in the Top End after contracting melioidosis, a mud borne disease which thrives in the wet.