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BMW says 14 employees test positive for COVID-19 at S.C. plant

BMW said fourteen employees have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus at a plant in Spartanburg, S.C., its biggest source of light-vehicle output worldwide.

Production at the 7 million-square-foot factory has not been affected, a BMW spokesman said Thursday.

The BMW plant was shut down on March 29, after much of the nation went into lockdown to stem the coronavirus outbreak, and reopened on May 4.

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