INGLEWOOD, Calif. — Construction continues at SoFi Stadium, being built for the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers, after a worker tested positive for COVID-19, a spokesman for the construction firm overseeing work at the site, told USA TODAY Sports on Sunday.
The worker was assigned to an isolated area outside the building and had not at any time entered the building or used any of its common areas, said Chris McFadden, vice president of communications for Turner Construction Company.
“First and most importantly, the worker is doing well, receiving care and is recovering,” McFadden said by email. “The safety of the people on site and in our community remains our top priority.”
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All equipment that may have been used by the worker is being disinfected and workers who were in contact with the individual have been identified and contacted, according to McFadden.
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