VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) — Two Safeway grocery stores in the Lower Mainland have had employees test positive for COVID-19.
The Safeway at 3410 Kingsway Street in Vancouver has had an employee test positive for the virus.
“The last day the employee worked was Sept. 24,” Sobeys, which owns Safeway, said on its website Monday.
.@sobeys says there have been 2 instances of employees testing positive for #COVID19 at its @SafewayCanada stores:
-Safeway @ 3410 Kingsway, #VancouverBC (employee last worked Sep. 24)
-Safeway @ 700-15355 24 Ave., #SurreyBC (employee last worked Sep. 23)
— Ria Renouf (@riarenouf) September 28, 2020
The Safeway at 15355 – 24 Avenue in Surrey also had an employee test positive for COVID-19.
The last day the employee worked was Sept. 23.
Sobeys previously reported an employee at its Thrifty Foods store on Croydon Drive in Surrey tested positive for COVID-19 on Sept. 16. The employee last worked there on Sept. 5.