Wheat Penny opens for regularly scheduled hours after COVID scare


DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — The Wheat Penny closed early Tuesday night as a precaution after two employees said they may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19.

In a post to Facebook, the restaurant said both employees reported they had just found out and were getting tested immediately.

The restaurant went on to reopen Wednesday at 11 a.m. You can check for future updates on the restaurant’s Facebook.

This is a developing story and WDTN.com will update it when new information becomes available.

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