Southwest Virginia school closed after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

Published: Jul. 28, 2020 at 9:24 AM EDT|Updated: Jul. 28, 2020 at 11:38 AM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

BUCHANAN COUNTY, Va. (WYMT) - Officials have shut down one Southwest Virginia school temporarily after a staff member tests positive for COVID-19.

A post on the Buchanan County Schools Facebook page states the school involved is Twin Valley Elementary/Middle School in Oakwood.

Officials say the health department has been notified and contact tracing is underway.

The post states the school is closed Tuesday and Wednesday for cleaning and that summer food delivery is canceled until August 3rd.

Copyright 2020 WYMT. All rights reserved.