83 Rantoul Foods employees test positive for COVID-19


RANTOUL, Ill. (WCIA) — So far, 83 employees at Rantoul Foods has tested positive for COVID-19.

Health officials said they are still testing the around 700 workers there. Along with testing, the Illinois Pork Producers will be doing a survey of the plant. That means University of Illinois staff members are looking over the floor plans and taking samples of spots around the plant to test for the virus.

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