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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Cowfish is closed again. More people have come forward saying they got sick after eating at the SouthPark restaurant. 

The burger and sushi bar has hired a professional cleaning company to sanitize the restaurant and is expected to remain closed until at least Sunday to "ensure all potential sources of the suspected virus have been eliminated.

WBTV's Ashton Pellom has more on the steps the restaurant is taking and how long it will remain closed.


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