Second Grade Texas Student Dies From Bacterial Meningitis

Kelli Wiese
April 04, 2019 - 5:00 pm

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KILLEEN (1080 KRLD) - The Killeen ISD posted on Facebook that a student a Saegert Elementary School diagnosed with a form of bacterial meningitis passed away.

The district says the school is safe and no other cases of meningitis have been reported.

The school district sent emails to parents on Tuesday telling them the student was in the hospital. The district wrote. "Our deepest condolences go out to the family, friends and teachers of the student."

Counselors are helping students cope with the tragedy.