Hepatitis A Confirmed In Montgomery Co. Fast Food Worker

Posted at 4:26 PM, Apr 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-26 16:26:16-04

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)  – A case of Hepatitis A has been confirmed in a Montgomery County fast food worker.

There have been five cases of Hepatitis A reported in the county. 

One of the confirmed cases was a food handler who worked at the McDonald’s located in the Pilot at 3060 Owingsville Road. The restaurant was inspected immediately after the report was received and was found to be following all safe food handling precautions.

The time period in which the case was reported indicates that the time frame for symptoms has passed.  No other cases have been reported.