Local Kroger employees test positive for coronavirus

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OWENSBORO, Ky (WEHT) An unknown number of Kroger employees in the Tri-State have tested positive for COVID-19.

According to information from Kroger, 13 workers across Kroger’s Louisville division have tested positive. That division covers 117 stores across Kentucky and Southern Indiana.

We do know employees at both the Starlite Drive and Frederica Street locations in Owensboro have tested positive. We don’t know how many.

Kroger is considering implementing protective mask requirement across the Louisville division. They are also waiting on a shipment of thermometers.

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(This story was originally published on April 22, 2020)

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