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Boy under state's care in Custer died from virus

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PIERRE (AP) — A death certificate says a virus killed a 17-year-old boy at the state-run juvenile corrections program in Custer.

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The document says Brady Folkens died Dec. 21 from lymphocytic myocarditis associated with Parvovirus B19.

The Department of Corrections says that's a common viral rash infection in children for which there's no treatment.

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