WATCH LIVE: Missouri Governor Parson holds press conference on vaping

Missouri Governor Mike Parson is holding a press conference addressing vaping with other state officials.

Posted: Oct 15, 2019 8:53 AM

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.) Missouri Governor Mike Parson is holding a press conference addressing vaping with other state officials.

According to the Governor's Office, there have been 22 reports of vaping-related illnesses in Missouri and one death, as of October 4. Most of the reports involved people aged 15-24.

In addition to the governor, representatives from the state's Department of Health and Senior Services, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, and Department of Public Safety will be in attendance.

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