Mustang Schools Staff Member Dies After Testing Positive For COVID-19

The Superintendent of Mustang Public Schools says a staff member has died after testing positive for coronavirus.

"It is with great sadness that I share with you that one of our Mustang staff members, who dedicated years of service to the students and staff of Mustang Public Schools, has passed away as a result of complications from COVID-19. The family has requested privacy during this difficult time, and out of respect for that request, we will not be releasing further information. We thank you in advance for your thoughts and prayers.

We will continue to work with our State and local health agencies to monitor this pandemic and will do all we can to affirm our commitment to the health/safety of our staff and students. As always, thank you for your support of Mustang Public Schools."

According to KFOR officials with Mustang Public Schools do not believe there is a risk to the school environment including other staff and students.