According to the Chris-Mont EMA, the Taylorville Walmart located at 1530 West Springfield Road has an employee who has tested positive for COVID-19. Walmart has been following all CDC/IDPH guidelines. Upon notification of the positive case within the Walmart, management contacted the Christian County Health Department, along with the Chris-Mont EMA. Additional contact tracing was completed by the Christian County Health Department.
If you recently shopped at Walmart, your risk of exposure would be very low and you do not need to take any further action. The store remains open after additional disinfection was used due to the limited case exposure.
Walmart asks that you continue to wear a mask when you shop there. If you have any questions about COVID, please contact the Christian County Health Department at 824-4113.