Free testing for COVID-19 will likely be provided this Friday, December 4 from 8 am – 4 pm on the Pitser Garrison Civic Middle in Lufkin. This will likely be a cell, drive-thru testing at 601 North 2nd Road in Lufkin. Pre-registration is just not obligatory, however it’s extremely inspired.
Energetic circumstances of COVID-19 are spiking throughout the nation, the state, and proper right here within the Pineywoods. As of this writing Angelina County is reporting 224 lively circumstances and Nacogdoches County is reporting 132 lively circumstances. Each of these numbers are fairly a bit greater than the norm of a few month in the past. Different space counties who’re seeing their lively circumstances going up embrace Tyler County (26), Trinity County (12), and Shelby County (31).
If in case you have been exhibiting any of the traditional signs of COVID-19 similar to shortness of break, cough, fever, lack of style or scent, or fatigue, you’re inspired to make the most of this free alternative. Likewise, if in case you have been uncovered to an individual or individuals which have examined constructive, please get registered for this testing.
Outcomes from the cell testing occasion will likely be accessible 3 to five days after testing. If outcomes are constructive for COVID-19, your native well being division will contact you immediately. In any other case, you’ll obtain an automatic telephone name for adverse outcomes. If in case you have any questions or issues, name 1-844-778-2455.