ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. — Officials say they’re investigating a possible case of measles in southwest Wyoming.

Sweetwater County school officials announced in mid-December that a junior high school student had come down with measles.

County health officials said Friday additional testing is being done but there’s no sign of an outbreak.

The Rock Springs Rocket-Miner reports Wyoming hasn’t had a measles case since at least 2010.

Sweetwater County officials say the measles immunization rate among schoolchildren in the county is better than 95 percent.


Information from: Rock Springs (Wyo.) Rocket-Miner, http://www.rocketminer.com

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