Bristol, Va. schools to close Friday to deep clean following illness increase

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BRISTOL, Va. (WJHL)- Director of Bristol Virginia Public Schools Keith Perrigan announced on social media Thursday that the entire school system would be closing down Friday to deep clean following widespread illness.

In a tweet, Perrigan said there has been an increase in student, staff and teacher absences and that, “We will use this time to deep clean and sanitize our facilities and buses. “

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