Local School Sanitized After MRSA Report
PLUM (KDKA) — An elementary school in the Plum Borough School District has been “completely sanitized” after a reported case of MRSA.
In a statement released by the School District, it was explained that a confirmed case of MRSA at Pivik Elementary School was reported on Wednesday night.
It does not state whether the person is a student, teacher, or staff member, but does say that “the affected individual is currently receiving treatment.”
MRSA is a type of Staph bacteria that is resistant to certain antibiotics and can cause skin infections.
In the statement, the district states that all necessary precautions have been taken.