After a spate of student illnesses prompted the temporary closure of a Detroit school, the district says two students were diagnosed with the bacterial illness Haemophilus influenzae.

Two students at Marcus Garvey Academy were diagnosed with H. flu, Chrystal Wilson, assistant superintendent of communications with the Detroit Public Schools Community District, said Friday.

CNN's Tanika Gray contributed to this report.

Forecast Update

FIRST WARN FORECAST: T-Storm chances pick up starting Tuesday evening.

May 29, 2023 @ 7:49 pm

News 8 Now First Warn Meteorologist Erik Dean has the latest 8-Day Forecast.

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Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Partly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 63F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20%.
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 60s.