Whooping cough at Delco school

April 29, 2009 12:16:33 PM PDT
Parents were invited to an informational meeting at Hillscrest Elementary School in Upper Darby, Pa. on Wednesday after several children developed Whooping Cough.The meeting was with members of the Health Department.

At least four children are confirmed to have the disease, also known as pertussis.

The school says all parents have been notified.

Free booster shots will be given out to students on Friday between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

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