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More than 6,000 could have been exposed to Legionnaires' disease at Memphis motel

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WREG) -- The Shelby County Health Department estimates 6,000 people could have been exposed to Legionnaires' Disease at a Memphis motel. There are six confirmed cases of Legionnaires' disease tied to a Memphis motel. The La Quinta Inn at 2979 Millbranch Road was closed by the Shelby County Health Department September 22. The health department says there were 6,000 reservations there between July 1 and September 22.
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