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Odessa Retirement Community Working to Sanitize Their Building After Norovirus Outbreak

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NewsWest 9


ODESSA - Residents at Lincoln Towers in Odessa are continuing to recover after a norovirus outbreak.

Officials tell NewsWest 9, they're sanitizing the kitchen and common areas, wearing masks and gloves and limiting access to the building.

They're also following other Centers for Disease Control guidelines.

The independent living retirement community has also closed off its dining room and is providing meals to their residents' apartments.

33 people who live there came down with the virus.