Employee at Riverwalk Casino tests positive for COVID-19

Employee at Riverwalk Casino tests positive for COVID-19
Riverwalk will pay employees for 2 weeks after state orders casino closures (Source: Riverwalk Casino Vicksburg)

VICKSBURG, Miss. (WLBT) - An employee at Riverwalk Casino and Hotel tested positive for COVID-19.

Casino officials say the employee last worked on May 25 and was frequently on the casino floor.

They say the employee did not make close contact with any other team members in the two days before developing stems, however.

The casino has done additional cleanings in common areas where the employee worked as a precaution.

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