Drive-thru testing for COVID-19 returns

Yukon Middle School, 801 Garth Brooks Blvd.,to be testing site

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Drive-thru COVID-19 testing took place on April 17 at Yukon Middle School as seen in this picture, and it is planned again at the school for Wednesday, May 6. (Photo by Robert Medley)

Drive-thru testing for COVID-19 returns to Yukon Wednesday, the Canadian County Health Department reported.

The testing site will be at Yukon Middle School, 801 Garth Brooks Blvd.

People can drive to the school for testing from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday. Drivers can stay in their vehicles and use a cellphone to talk to healthcare workers.

There were 159 drive-thru tests taken in Yukon by Canadian County Health Department workers on Friday, April 17. Only one person tested positive.

On Monday, there had been 4,044 cases of COVID-19 in Okahoma and 102 cases in Canadian County. There have been three deaths in Canadian County, one in El Reno, one in Mustang and another in Yukon.

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