Another case of COVID-19 confirmed in a city bus operator

Another case of COVID-19 confirmed in a city bus operator
Route 61 is one of several new bus service changes that took effect Sunday. (Source: Hawaii News Now)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Another public transportation operator has come down with a case of coronavirus.

The city said a bus driver tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday.

Transportation officials said the driver’s last routes included:

Sunday, Jan. 3: Route 31 from about 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Monday, Jan. 4: Routes 61, 66 and 6 at various times. 

The employee has not worked since then.

The city said the operator did not have prolonged contact with riders or other employees. The vehicles driven have since been disinfected.

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