Post Office closed for deep clean after possible coronavirus case

The Post Office/First Class Greetings store in Hadleigh

The Post Office/First Class Greetings store in Hadleigh has closed for a deep clean following a possible coronavirus case - Credit: Google Maps

The Post Office in Hadleigh has been closed for a deep clean after a customer demonstrated coronavirus symptoms in-store.

The Post Office and First Class Greetings store in High Street closed following the incident in-store on Friday morning, January 8.

It is understood the customer had fallen ill and required assistance from staff.

A Post Office spokeswoman said the branch has been closed for a deep clean and that staff are being tested for Covid-19.

The branch will reopen tomorrow (January 9), they added.

The spokeswoman said: “Hadleigh Post Office has closed today as a precaution as a customer was feeling unwell.

"The staff have gone for Covid-19 tests. A deep clean has taken place.

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"The branch will reopen tomorrow with different staff.”

No update on the customer's condition has been provided.

The efforts of staff have been praised by the public via social media.