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Johnson Co. Schools Closed For The Week Due To Hep A Case, Flu

Posted at 4:47 AM, Jan 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-24 04:48:23-05

JOHNSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Johnson County Schools are closed the rest of the week after a staff member was diagnosed with hepatitis A.

School officials say the staff member is a non-food service employee.

In addition to the hep A case, officials have also confirmed cases of both influenza A and B at several schools in the district.

Officials say they will take this time to sanitize the schools as a precaution.