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Nebraska chicken plant says 2 more workers have coronavirus

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Posted at 4:02 PM, Apr 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-17 17:02:07-04

FREMONT, Neb. (Omaha World-Herald) — Two more workers have tested positive for coronavirus at a Nebraska plant that processes out chickens for Costco.

The Omaha World-Herald reports that brings to three the number of confirmed cases at the Fremont plant. It said it got its first COVID-19 case on Monday. Lincoln Premium Poultry supplies Costco with millions of rotisserie chickens and other cuts.

The plant employs roughly 1,100 people.

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