Exclusive: Burrito Loco owner recalls how quickly Covid infected staff


The owner of an award winning takeaway and restaurant in Letterkenny has issued a stark warning to both businesses and the local community after nine staff tested positive for Covid-19.

Burrito Loco closed on Thursday after being made aware that a positive case of the virus was connected to them.

However further testing revealed that nine staff in total contracted the virus, most of whom had relatively mild to no symptoms.

Owner of Burrito Loco Tommy O'Brien says this is the reality of Covid-19 and is urging everyone to be vigilant.

He spoke on today's Nine Till Noon Show, you can listen to the full exchange here: