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Duval School Bus Driver Says 2 Coworkers Have Died After Contracting COVID-19

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On Tuesday, students at Duval County Public Schools will be asked to wear a face covering.

If not, they could be penalized if they do not have a medical exemption. The district in August approved a 90-day mandate after hearing concerns from the public. Students must wear the masks in buses and in classes.

Letrice Bell said she’s been a school bus driver in Duval County for 20 years. She said she feels safer going to work knowing that students will be masking up.

Read the rest of this story from WJCT News partner News4Jax.