Kimball Elementary School to close after positive COVID-19 case

MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – A positive case of COVID-19 has prompted the closure of Kimball Elementary School.

According to McDowell County Schools, one positive case has been identified at Kimball Elementary School.  After conducting initial contact tracing and investigations, the Health Department determined that school should be closed for deep cleaning today and tomorrow.

A full release can be seen below.

 

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