TSA Security

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- In the past week, seven Hartsfield-Jackson TSA agents have tested positive for COVID-19.

According to an Atlanta TSA spokesperson, five employees worked at the the main checkpoint, one at the F baggage claim, and another at the international checkpoint.

Since the onset of the pandemic, a total of 55 TSA agents have tested positive for the sometimes deadly virus at the airport.

As of July 27, Georgia has had 170,834 confirmed cases of the virus and 3,059 deaths.

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