3 new cases of whooping cough reported in Spartanburg Dist. 5

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SPARTANBURG CO., SC (WSPA) – Three new cases of whooping cough have been reported at two separate Spartanburg District Five schools.

District officials say two cases were reported at Berry Shoals Intermediate School and a third at Beech Springs Intermediate.

A letter from DHEC was sent home with students, Wednesday.

The three new cases are in addition to the three previous cases reported at Beech Springs recently.

All schools in Spartanburg District Five will be cleaned to stop the spread of whooping cough.

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