Sick Student: Bacterial Meningitis At Brunswick Elementary School

UPDATE: Brunswick, OH - An update to a 19 Action News Health Alert.

A third grade student in Brusnwick has been diagnosed with bacterial meingitis.

The boy attends Memorial Elementary but is now recovering at Metro.

The Medina County Health Department tells 19 Action News the boy has the pneumococcus form of bacterial meningitis - which is not as severe as the meningococcus form.

This form is not easily spread from person to person.