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Save Mart in Northwest Bakersfield reopens after employee tests positive for COVID-19

Posted at 4:25 PM, Jun 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-18 19:25:29-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Save Mart store located on Hageman Road in Northwest Bakersfield announced it is back open for business after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.

Out of an abundance of caution, the store was temporarily closed Wednesday when the company was notified that an employee tested positive for the Covid-19 virus. This led to the store's precautionary closing for disinfecting and cleaning.

The store has been thoroughly disinfected, cleaned and sanitized.

The store reopened at 8 a.m. Thursday with its normal hours of operation.