Second outbreak of COVID-19 confirmed at a Canadian poultry processing facility

In the province of British Columbia in Canada, a second poultry processing facility has reported an outbreak of COVID-19.

24 April 2020, at 2:15pm

The province's provincial health officer, Dr Bonnie Henry, confirmed in her daily briefing that an outbreak of COVID-19 has occurred at a second poultry processing plant in Coquitlam.

The plant is a sister plant to the United Poultry facility in Vancouver, where the first outbreak of the novel coronavirus was reported.