Report: MasterBrand Cabinets in Talladega closes after employee has contact with COVID-19 patient

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TALLADEGA -- A published report late Wednesday said MasterBrand Cabinets in Tallaega closed for the day and sent workers home after an employee disclosed having contact with a COVID-19 patient.

WBRC Fox-6 reported the plant’s owner released a statement saying the employee had been sent home to self-quarantine, and the remaining workers were sent home to await further instructions. 

The station reported the plant is being cleaned and disinfected, and is expected to reopen Thursday.