FOXBORO (CBS) – A different kind of milestone was reached at Gillette Stadium this week, but this time it wasn’t a football accomplishment.
On Tuesday, workers administered the 250,000th COVID vaccine at the stadium, which is serving as a mass vaccination site.READ MORE: Massachusetts' 3 Casinos Have Encouraging Month In March
Another milestone reached: 250,000 vaccines administered at Gillette Stadium!
Massachusetts ranks #1 for first doses AND total doses administered per capita amongst states with 5 million people. pic.twitter.com/6vVNx2QS4MREAD MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
— Gillette Stadium (@GilletteStadium) March 23, 2021
In total, Massachusetts has now surpassed 1 million fully vaccinated residents.MORE NEWS: Plainville Firefighter In Coma After Contracting COVID-19
Last month, Gillette Stadium celebrated its 65,878th vaccination, which represents its seating capacity.