Colorado health officials warn of measles exposure

DENVER (AP) — Colorado health officials say measles has been confirmed in a second man in the Denver area. The man may have exposed others to the disease at the following locations and times:

— Lone Tree Medical Plaza, 9695 S. Yosemite St., Lone Tree, Monday-Thursday

— Kent Denver School's middle school graduation, Anschutz Theatre, 4000 E. Quincy Ave., Cherry Hills Village, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Monday

— Hodsons Bar & Grill, 6851 S. Gaylord St., Centennial, 12:30-3:30 p.m. Monday

— Christ Lutheran Church, 8997 S. Broadway, Highlands Ranch, 6-9 p.m. Monday

— Highlands Ranch Orthodontics, 1420 W. Canal Court, Littleton, 3-5:30 p.m. Wednesday

The state health department is advising people who were at the locations at those times to be vaccinated and to watch for symptoms including a blotchy rash, fever, cough, runny nose, and red, watery eyes.

Tri-County Health Department is holding an immunization clinic at Aurora Fire Station No. 2, at 12600 Hoffman Blvd. in Aurora, for those who don't have a health care provider from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday or until capacity is reached.


Source: Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

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