CDC investigating potential case of measles at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport

Inside the McNamara terminal in the Detroit Metropolitan Airport. (WDIV)

DETROIT – Officials with Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport said a child suspected of having measles was found Saturday on an incoming flight from Las Vegas.

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According to authorities, the child is being tested to confirm whether or not it is a confirmed case. 

A representative with the airport said the remaining passengers were allowed off the plane and only the child is being tested for measles.