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Norovirus Confirmed In Robertson County

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Department of Health has confirmed an outbreak of norovirus in Robertson County with more than 100 people reporting illness which may or may not be caused from norovirus.

Officials said it was having an effect on area schools with 62 educators from four schools calling in sick on Friday.

Health Department officials said they are continuing to investigate, and have not identified the source the illness.

TDH said they expect to hear from more people who have become ill, but there is no indication of ongoing transmission of the virus in Robertson County.

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(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

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