Visitor restrictions in place for Owensboro Health

Visitor restrictions in place for Owensboro Health

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) - Visitor restrictions are in place at the hospitals in Owensboro and Muhlenberg because of the flu.

Owensboro Health officials tell us the restrictions were put in place on Thursday after the lab performed more than 200 rapid flu tests in seven days.

Statewide, flu activity is still widespread.

They ask visitors to be kept to a minimum, children under 18 should not visit and if you are feeling cold or flu symptoms, stay home.

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