Owensboro Kroger Employees Test Positive for COVID-19
WHAS-Louisville is reporting that 13 employees at 10 different Kroger locations have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
The Louisville division of Kroger stores includes the Owensboro locations.
And among the locations given where workers have tested positive, the Owensboro Kroger stores on Starlite Drive and in Wesleyan Park Plaza were listed.
A spokesperson for the company said that some who've tested positive have already recovered. The stores will now consider additional policies to better protect their employees.
Kroger has already installed plexiglass partitions at its checkouts, placed arrows on the floor for one-way traffic in each aisle, and reduced the number of shoppers who can be inside at any given time.
Other Kentucky stores listed are in Louisville, Lexington, and Campbellsville. Indiana stores in New Albany and Seymour were also mentioned.