Another RTA employee tests positive for COVID-19

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Posted at 7:09 PM, May 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-11 17:10:17-04

CLEVELAND — Another RTA employee has tested positive for COVID-19.

An RTA spokesperson said the employee is a bus operator stationed at the Triskett District.

Their last day at work was April 24.

According to a spokesperson, the employee called off the next day with symptoms.

The vehicle last operated by the employee was cleaned and disinfected prior to returning to service. Additionally, other staff members who may have been in contact with the employee were notified, according to a spokesperson.

As of Monday, RTA has had eight employees test positive for the coronavirus.

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