By Tyria Goines
Friday, April 24, 2020
BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) — Plant Vogtle officials now say 130 of their employees have tested positive for COVID-19.
However, Georgia Power officials also say 29 workers are still awaiting results and 305 workers have tested negative.
22 workers who tested positive have recovered and received clearance by on-site medical professionals to return to work
On Wednesday Plant Vogtle surpassed 100 positive COVID-19 cases.
“With each person tested, we act quickly, self-isolating the individuals, along with the personnel who have been in close proximity to them, immediately after learning they have been tested for COVID-19.