McDonald's temporarily shutters Balzac location again after latest positive COVID-19 case
The McDonald's location in Balzac, Alta. was closed Aug. 16 after an employee tested positive for COVID-19. It was the store's second closure this month tied to the novel coronavirus (file)
CALGARY -- For the second time this month, the McDonald's on CroissIron Lane in Balzac, Alta. has been temporarily closed after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.
According to the company, the store was closed to the public Sunday to facilitate "a thorough cleaning and sanitization by a certified third party."
McDonald's Canada says staff members who worked alongside the employee, who last worked Aug. 13, have been asked to self-quarantine.
Customers who visited the store on Aug. 13 are encouraged to follow the direction of Alberta Health Services regarding potential exposure.
The Balzac McDonald's was previously closed on Aug. 6 after an employee reported a positive COVID-19 test.