Two Microsoft Employees in Washington Contract Coronavirus, Placed in Quarantine


Two Microsoft employees in Washington state have contracted COVID-19 the company has confirmed as coronavirus cases in the region continue to rise.

The staffers, whose exact job titles have not been released, are reportedly located in Puget Sound, which is close to Microsoft’s corporate headquarters in Redmond. The news comes after tech giants Amazon, Google and Facebook each urged employees in the area to work from home.