DEVELOPING STORY: Two possible cases of swine flu reported in Alabama
Published 1:06 pm Thursday, April 30, 2009
Schools in the Huntsville area are closed today after the detection of two probable cases of swine flu in students attending Heritage Elementary School in Madison.
The Alabama Department of Public Health announced the cases Wednesday night. Officials said the children were treated as outpatients for respiratory symptoms. According to reports, their classmates have reported similar illnesses.
Three school systems in the Huntsville area are closed as a result of the discovery.