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Torchy's Tacos worker may have TB

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The Dallas County Health Department is investigating a case of tuberculosis at a restaurant near White Rock Lake.

The department said workers at Torchy's Tacos on Buckner Boulevard and Garland Road received letters about a colleague who might have the disease.

Torchy's said it is working with health officials and doing everything it can to ensure the safety of its employees and patrons.

"Information from the CDC as well as from our own investigation indicates that under the circumstances, there is no cause for alarm and no threat those customers who have visited the location or other members of the public as a result of this situation," the restaurant said in a statement.

People with symptoms of TB such as cough, fever, weight loss or coughing blood should contact their physician.

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