State Health Department Reports More Salmonella Cases


Monday, October 4th 2010, 6:52 pm
By: News 9


News9.com

MUSTANG, Oklahoma -- The salmonella scare at a Mustang Elementary School is growing. The Oklahoma State Health Department reports the number of students suffering from salmonella poisoning has grown from 10 to 14 cases.

Health officials are trying determine the source of the Salmonella outbreak. They're interviewing students and parents at the Mustang school.

Two adult cases have been identified in Oklahoma County as well as another case in Carter County.

Investigators are trying to figure out if those cases are connected to the Mustang outbreak.

Only one person, an adult, has been hospitalized.

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