MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS, Manhattan (WABC) — Health officials say five people have died in a nursing home in Manhattan.
Officials have been investigating an outbreak of Legionnaires at the Amsterdam Nursing Home in Morningside Heights.
Four deaths have been confirmed to be connected to Legionnaires’ – the fifth death remains under investigation.
The deaths happened over the past year.
The nursing home says all tests have come back negative for Legionella, but water is being handed out to residents.
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