RTA employee becomes the 32nd to test positive for COVID-19

Posted at 12:27 PM, Aug 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-25 12:27:06-04

CLEVELAND — Another Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority has tested positive for COVID-19.

According to RTA, the employee works at the Hayden District. The employee first reported coronavirus symptoms on Aug. 14. They later tested positive on Aug. 21.

The employee’s last day of work was on Aug. 14. Since then, RTA said it has cleaned and disinfected the area where the employee worked. Additionally, other employees who may have been in close proximity to that person were notified.

Since the pandemic began, RTA has reported that 32 employees have been infected with COVID-19, the agency said.

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