15 Confirmed Cases of Hepatitis A in Arkansas

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- Arkansas now has 15 confirmed cases of Hepatitis A, according to the Department of Health.

So far, the outbreak is strictly confined to northern Arkansas in Clay, Lawrence and Greene Counties. 

Health officials say the only real threat posed to central Arkansas right now is that the affected areas are all in the Highway 67 Corridor, which many people travel to and from St. Louis. 

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