Two weeks after a coronavirus outbreak was confirmed among staff, a worker for Aunt Bessie’s has died.
The Freightliner Road factory in Hull employees around 400 people, and a female member of staff has died.
Just over two weeks ago, a small number of staff tested positive for COVID-19.
A spokesperson for Aunt Bessie’s confirmed: ‘We are all saddened about the death of our colleague, and our thoughts and condolences are with her family and friends at this time.
‘She was an important member of our team for 21 years and we will do everything we can to support her family.
‘As a mark of respect, today we won’t be running the shift our colleague worked on, so that friends and colleagues have time to mourn and remember her.’
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