Sixth MATA employee tests positive for COVID-19

Sixth MATA employee tests positive for COVID-19
(Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A sixth employee for Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA) has tested positive for COVID-19.

According to MATA, the employee was a trolley mechanic who last worked on June 16.

MATA was notified of the employee’s positive test result on Monday and alerted other employees on Wednesday.

Here’s a breakdown from MATA explaining the COVID-19 cases:

MATA employee confirmed COVID-19 cases
MATA employee confirmed COVID-19 cases (Source: MATA)

Names of MATA employees with coronavirus will not be released for privacy reasons.

So far, 513 MATA employees have been tested.

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