Magoffin County food worker tests positive for hepatitis A


MAGOFFIN COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- Someone who works at the senior center and Pizza-N-More in Magoffin County, tested positive for hepatitis A on November 21, according to the Magoffin County Health Department.

Health officials say the risk of the disease spreading to customers or residents is low.

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They say the person worked at both places for less than a month and did not know they were infected when hired.

Both facilities have been cleaned and sanitized.

Everyone is encouraged to get the hepatitis A vaccines.