Santa Barbara County Warns Residents They May Have Been Exposed to Measles

Santa Barbara County officials are asking residents and recent visitors to be on the lookout for symptoms of measles, following the second confirmed case of the illness in the county Thursday.

KYET reports that the individual contracted measles overseas and has been quarantined since June 5.

The Public Health Department is asking people who may have been the following locations on the dates and times indicated to check whether they are immune and to consult with their primary care provider if they may be at risk:

Friday, May 31, 2019

• 12 – 3 p.m. | Norvell Bass Cleaners, 3323 State St., Santa Barbara

• 2 – 5 p.m. | Macy’s, 3805 State St., Santa Barbara

• 3 – 5:30 p.m. | Skin Deep Spa, 3405 State St., Santa Barbara

• 6 – 10 p.m. | Helena Bakery / Les Marchands, 131 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara

• 8 – 11 p.m. | Santa Barbara Wine Therapy, 732 State St., Santa Barbara

The symptoms include fever, cough, runny nose, red and watery eyes, or rash.

For more information about measles, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention