WENTZVILLE, Mo. (KMOV.com) — A worker at the Wentzville post office has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
It is currently unclear when the employee tested positive and how long they continued to work as a carrier of the virus.
The United States Postal Service sent a statement Thursday, saying:
“The U.S. Postal Service (Postal Service) has learned that an employee at the Wentzville Post Office tested positive for the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
We are in the process of reaching out to the local public health office and will follow the guidance they provide. We believe the risk is low for employees who work at the Wentzville Post Office, but we will keep our employees apprised as new information and guidance becomes available.”