Workers at Smithfields Foods spent Tuesday preparing to close the facility

Coronavirus

It was a busy day at the Smithfield Foods plant in Sioux Falls as workers prepare to close the facility.

Crews were moving the last of the processed product before the plant shuts down. Smithfield announced over the weekend that it would close until further notice.

This comes as more employees test positive for COVID-19, bringing the total to 438 as of this morning.

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