A Colorado prison inmate has become the first person in the United States to test positive for bird flu
In a recent outbreak that has killed millions of chickens and turkeys, but federal officials say the general public is still safe.
The man, who was under the age of 40, complained of fatigue for a few days but has since recovered
The man has been isolated and is receiving antiviral treatment.
When bird flu was discovered at the farm in Montrose County, the inmates were asked to assist in the killing and removal of the birds.