A member of the Los Angeles Chargers has tested positive for COVID-19 and begun quarantining, the team announced Thursday.
According to the team, news of the positive test was received late Wednesday night. The unnamed player was immediately notified and “the contact tracing process was initiated.”
“Hoag Performance Center remains open, and the team will follow its normal practice and meeting schedule,” according to the team. “All meetings will be held virtually. We continue to operate in close consultation with the NFL, as well as our team of independent doctors and specialists, and will follow their guidance.”
There was no immediate word on whether the positive test would impact the team’s upcoming matchup with the Broncos in Denver on Sunday afternoon.
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