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Students miss school in Boyle County for flu like symptoms

By: dave.spencer@wkyt.com
By: dave.spencer@wkyt.com

It's just one week into the school year, and already a Central Kentucky school is dealing with a flu outbreak.

Several students at one Boyle County elementary school are sick, and some parents are concerned it could be the H1N1 Virus.

And that, has some parents urging schools to take drastic measures to be properly prepared for an outbreak on what some worry could be the H1N1 Virus.

Already, dozens of students have missed classes because of flu-like symptoms.

Health officials say the easiest way to prevent the illness from spreading is to simply, wash your hands.


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