Health officials: Measles outbreak driven by unvaccinated people

May 31, 2014 3:03 AM

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Six of the 15 measles cases in Washington's outbreak came in San Juan County, which has a vaccination rate in schools of just 49 percent.

San Juan County public health officials say since the outbreak, people have rushed to get immunizations, after the first measles outbreak in the islands in 14 years.

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