An employee at a Tim Hortons located in a Petro-Canada gas station on Hurontario at Mayfield in Brampton has tested positive for COVID-19.
Brampton Mayor Patrick Brown tweeted on the morning of March 22, 2020 that anyone attending the Time Hortons/Petro-Canada located at 11980 Hurontario Street from March 9 to 20 to self-isolate and monitor their for symptoms for 14 days.
However, a statement by Peel Public Health released later the same day read, “Contrary to reports on media and social media today, customers at a Tim Horton’s/Petro Canada location in north Brampton are not considered to be at risk of COVID-19.”
It said of the region’s investigation, “The investigation also determined that none of these close contacts were customers and that no public exposure had occurred.”
Read the full statement from Peel Public Health here.
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