Local & Regional
7:04 am
Tue June 24, 2014

TB at McAlester

A tuberculin skin test
A tuberculin skin test
Credit File Photo

A case of tuberculosis is confirmed at McAlester.  A person with the William Gay Early Childhood Development Center has tested positive. The center is operated by the McAlester Public Schools.

The Pittsburg County Health Department is checking now some 50 people that may have come in close contact with the person.