COVID-19 strikes an estimated 1,550 Tönnies workers
Plant in Rheda-Wiedenbrueck, Germany, faces major outbreak while state government intensifies lockdown measures
More than 1,550 workers at a Tönnies pork plant in Rheda-Wiedenbrueck, Germany, are believed to have tested positive for COVID-19.
Employees, many of which are immigrants from Eastern Europe, were tested for COVID-19. Authorities initially reported the number of cases to exceed 1,550, but on June 23 they said the…