Bay County Health Dept: Bacteria found in raw oysters caused death, WJHG, April 7, 2011:
Panama City -- The Bay County Health Department is announcing a fatal case of Vibrio Vulnificus. Vibrio vulnificus is a bacterium that normally lives in warm seawater. ...
"Last year vibrio vulnificus was blamed for 14 deaths in Florida and 35 across the country" -Panama City News Herald
"Necrotizing fasciitis (NF), commonly known as flesh-eating disease or Flesh-eating bacteria syndrome, is a rare infection of the deeper layers of skin and subcutaneous tissues... Many types of bacteria can cause necrotizing fasciitis (e.g., ...Vibrio vulnificus...)." -Wikipedia