Audit released on Legionnaire’s outbreak

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QUINCY, Ill. (WCIA) — A massive audit is now public about the state’s response to the deadly Legionnaire’s outbreak at the Quincy Veterans Home.

In that outbreak, 13 veterans or their spouses died. Dozens more got sick. The audit reports in at least two major ways– the Department of Veterans Affairs did not act fast enough or do a thorough enough job to keep people safe.

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