Phila. student has meningitis

March 31, 2009 8:51:19 AM PDT
Philadelphia School District officials say a 6th grader at Welsh Elementary school is being treated after contracting bacterial meningitis.The student is being treated, but officials say the child has not been hospitalized.

The Health Department says no other students have been affected.

A letter about the meninigitis case went home to parents Monday.

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