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As many as three at Kentucky’s Stanford Elementary School sick with E. coli

E9241AD4BCCFE48E159A6CBB6FEF3E23_292_292.jpgAccording to Kentucky news media, as many as three Stanford Elementary School kindergarten students may have contracted E. coli according to Ronnie Deatherage, director of operations for the Lincoln County Public Schools.  State and local health officials are investigating the case and have examined the elementary school cafeteria without finding a cause. Two of the 5-year-olds became ill within the last few days, Deatheridge said. They are being treated at University of Kentucky Children’s Hospital.

Prior School Outbreaks:

Finley Elementary School E. coli Outbreak – Washington

Robeson Schools E. coli Outbreak – North Carolina

Prior Daycare/School Settings:

Kid’s Korner Daycare E. coli Outbreak – Missouri

Kindercare E. coli Outbreak – California

CCC Alternative Learning Daycare E. coli Outbreak – Texas