2022-11-25 08:53:22

Community in shock over death of child, 6, in school Strep A outbreak

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By The Independent

A community has been left in shock after a six-year-old child died in a Strep A outbreak at a primary school.

The death was confirmed by the UK Health Security Agency South Easts health protection consultant Dr Claire Winslade.

The year one Ashford Church of England School pupil caught the invasive Group A streptococcal (iGAS) infection, it was said in an email to parent

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