Positive Test for Measles in Lubbock County

Health Officials in Lubbock are working to determine if anyone was exposed to a carrier of measles.

KMAC 28 is reporting that an out of state person passing through Lubbock visited a health facility and tested positive for measles.

So far no other cases have been discovered in Lubbock.

The infected person is no longer in the area.

Measles are highly contagious; however it’s been 20 years since the last outbreak in Lubbock County.

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