Hennepin County Child Diagnosed with Measles

August 07, 2018 02:59 PM

The Minnesota Department of Health reports a 5-year-old child in Hennepin County was diagnosed with measles earlier this month after returning from international travel to a region where the illness is common.

A release said the child was likely infectious from July 30 through Aug. 7. The child was not vaccinated against measles and has been hospitalized.

Advertisement

Credits

Frank Rajkowski

Copyright 2018 - KSTP-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company

Advertisement

Gov.-elect Tim Walz will name his first 5 commissioners

Significant increase in e-cig use among youth prompts strong warning from US surgeon general

St. Louis Park suspends enforcement of controversial crime-free, drug-free ordinance

Little if any progress as partial government shutdown looms

Concerns raised over state ending Competency Restoration Program

Chicago police: 2 officers die after being struck by train

Advertisement