TSA screening officer tests positive for coronavirus

Posted at 4:26 PM, Apr 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-08 16:51:48-04

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL, Fla. — A TSA screening officer at Southwest Florida International Airport has tested positive for COVID-19.

The Transportation and Safety Administration says 47 screening officers and nine non-screening employees have tested positive for the virus within the past 14 days.

TSA says it is working with the CDC, state and health departments to monitor local situations.

You can keep track of TSA employee cases here.