Wyoming News Briefs
May 30, 2019
State investigating pneumonia cases
CODY (WNE) – The Wyoming Department of Health is currently investigating a pneumonia break out that has stricken Park County. The state Infectious Disease Epidemiology Program reports 31 people have contracted the infection in recent months.
Most of the pneumonia cases are from elementary-aged children, but the department said children as young as 1 year old and adults up to 41 years old have also been identified.
Not all cases of pneumonia are contagious, but its germs can be spread that lead to pneumonia.
Sporadic cases of the disease were found as e...