Roanoke County Schools confirm Back Creek Elementary student tests positive for COVID-19

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ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – A student at an elementary school in Roanoke County has tested positive for COVID-19.

According to a district official, the student attends Back Creek Elementary School.

They say they are working closely with the Virginia Department of Health and are planning to reach out to families who may have had close contact with the student.

No other information regarding the student’s grade level, age or identity has been released.

Roanoke County Schools will be open as normal on Thursday.

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