Downtown Round Rock bars confirm COVID-19 cases

Williamson County

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A local restaurant and some bars are closing because of possible exposure to the coronavirus.

Hula Hut in Austin says two of its employees have COVID-19.

The restaurant says its consistently followed CDC guidelines — employees have been wearing masks, gloves and taking temperatures.

A coronavirus case is also linked to a few bars in downtown Round Rock.

The Alcove Cantina, The Flats, and The Rock Sports Bar are all temporarily closing to be cleaned and sanitized.

A spokesperson for the bars did not say where the case originated… or if an employee or customer tested positive.

But all employees will be tested.

The Salt Lick barbecue restaurant in Round Rock has also announced its temporary closure after an employee tested positive for COVID-19. According to Salt Lick, the employee last worked on May 31 and is currently quarantined.

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