Second MATA employee tests positive for COVID-19, official says

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Another Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA) employee has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, according to a press release.

This is the second confirmed case of an individual who is employed at MATA.

The employee is a bus operator.

The employee’s last day at work was April 3.

Positive results were reported April 11, according to the press release.

This information was shared with the employee workforce yesterday evening, according to the press release.