HEPATITIS HEALTH ALERT ISSUED

The Knox County Indiana Health Department is advising anyone from Knox or Lawrence Counties who ate at the Buffalo Wild Wings location on 6th Street in Vincennes on Sunday June 30th or Monday July 1st to recieve a hepatitis vaccination. The department indicates that a recent investigation found that an employee there was infected with hepatitis A and handled and prepared food on those days. The Knox County Health Department is offering vaccinations Friday at a clinic from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Eastern Time. They are working with the Lawrence CountyHealth Department on the matter and say anyone from the county who ate at the resteruant/bar can contact the LCHD to set up a vaccination. For more information call (812) 885-8413.