A scare at Colorado State University. A student has been hospitalized with a form of bacterial meningitis.
The disease is contagious and can be fatal.
Four friends and medical staff who treated the student have been immunized as a precaution.
Bacterial meningitis kills about 10 percent of the 3,000 people who contract it every year. But outbreaks are rare.
It can be treated with antibiotics.
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