VICTORIA (NEWS 1130) — Someone who works at the B.C. legislature had been on a flight with another person who tested positive for COVID-19.
The person was on a flight on July 13 from Vancouver to Victoria where another person was later found to be infected.
Breaking: Clerk @BCLegislature says someone who was on the Jul 13 Vancouver-Victoria flight where someone was #covid19 positive was in the legislature last wee and this week. Has since isolated. No indication if this is a staffer or an MLA.#bcpoli #covid19 @NEWS1130 pic.twitter.com/TTVXwwFhKA
— LizaYuzda (@LizaYuzda) July 22, 2020
While there’s no word if the person is a staffer or an MLA, they are said to be doing well and aren’t showing any symptoms as they self-isolate.
Sanitation of the legislature started Tuesday and it’s believed the risk of transmission is low.
-With files from Liza Yuzda