An employee at the Real Canadian Superstore in Langford has tested positive for COVID-19.
In an online update posted on Loblaws’ website, the company confirmed one worker at the store tested positive for the virus.
The last day the employee worked was on March 24th at the Superstore located at 835 Langford Parkway.
Loblaws keeps an updated list of employees who have tested positive for COVID-19 at locations around the province in the last 15 days.
“Given the important role we play in our communities, we are prepared for all possible situations, including a positive test for COVID-19 in our stores,” the parent company of Real Canadian Superstore said on its website.
“In these cases, we work closely with public health and follow their guidance to ensure proper notification of close contacts and required cleaning and sanitization in our stores.”
The exposure has not yet been added to Island Health’s website as of this publication.
There are currently 7,405 active cases in the province with 364 of those cases being in the Island Health region.
BC health officials announced a record breaking 1,013 new cases in the province on Wednesday.