By Keith Griffith For Dailymail.com
Published: 01:50 GMT, 4 March 2020 | Updated: 02:44 GMT, 4 March 2020
An Amazon employee at the company's Seattle headquarters has tested positive for coronavirus.
The company informed staff in an internal email that the employee went home feeling sick on February 25 and subsequently tested positive, but has not returned to the offices since then, according to the Seattle Times.
'We're supporting the affected employee who is in quarantine,' the company said in a statement to DailyMail.com.
The worker was based in the company’s Brazil office building, at Ninth Avenue and Republican Street in South Lake Union.
The worker was based in the company’s Brazil office building (above), at Ninth Avenue and Republican Street in South Lake Union
The Life Care Center of Kirkland (above) nursing home has seen a horror outbreak of coronavirus with at least six deaths. It is about 12 miles from Amazon's headquarters
The internal email sent to employees in Seattle and nearby Bellvue said that any