Norovirus outbreak causes school to close

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - One school in our area is closed Friday because of a Norovirus outbreak.

Cople Elementary in Westmoreland County is closed because so many students and staff members are out sick. Cople Elementary is the only school closed in the county.

Norovirus is a stomach bug that causes diarrhea, vomiting and stomach pain. There is still no word yet on what caused the outbreak.

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