Illnesses close 3 DeSoto Parish schools

Impacted are the elementary, middle and high schools in Mansfield

Illnesses close 3 DeSoto Parish schools
There will be no classes Nov. 15 at the elementary, middle and high schools in Mansfield. All other DeSoto Parish schools will be open. [KSLA News 12 file photo]

MANSFIELD, La. (KSLA) — There will be no classes Friday at three DeSoto Parish schools.

The elementary, middle and high school campuses in Mansfield are being shut down for a day due to illnesses.

There have been confirmed flu cases and flulike symptoms among students there, officials say.

Crews will work to sanitize the schools Friday.

Classes are expected to resume Monday morning.

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