KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) — Three Kroger associates have tested positive for COVID-19, according to an official statement from a company spokesperson.
The employees work at the Kroger located at Cedar Bluff and North Peters Road.
“Three associates at our Cedar Bluff store in Knoxville have tested positive for COVID-19,” said the statement. “The associates have been quarantined, and we are wishing them the best as they get well. The associates have not worked at the store in at least 7 days.”
Kroger says the store notified other employees after the cases had been confirmed.
“Upon learning of the cases we communicated with our store team. On an ongoing basis, we have aggressive cleaning and sanitation procedures in place at all our stores and are continuing