13 more cases of Shigella reported in Grayson County

By: News 12 Staff
By: News 12 Staff

GRAYSON, COUNTY, TX -- The Shigella outbreak in Grayson County is up to 70 reported cases.

The cases jumped from 61 on Thursday to 74 Monday.

Amanda Ortez with the Grayson County Health Department says another Denison ISD student, a 6-year-old boy, has Shigella and the youngest case is a 1-week-old baby.

Ortez says she believes families are spreading the disease at home.

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