BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts is rolling out vaccination clinics on wheels aimed at protecting more people against the coronavirus.
Two buses, dubbed the Vax Bus, will be traveling across the state beginning Saturday through July 15 to administer vaccines in nearly two dozen communities.READ MORE: Young Crowd Eager To Attend Harry Styles Concert In Boston, But Are There COVID Concerns?
State officials say the Vax Bus will spend a day or two in each community and host one to three vaccine clinics a day. Vaccines will be administered on the bus and no appointment is necessary.
The Vax Bus is scheduled to stop at locations in communities including Attleboro, Brockton, Pittsfield and Springfield.READ MORE: Concord-Carlisle High School Teacher Accused Of Using Racist Slur Put On Leave
More than 80% of adults in Massachusetts have gotten at least one dose of the vaccine and more than 4 million residents are fully vaccinated, according to state officials.
The Vax Bus schedule can be found at: mass.gov/VaxBus.MORE NEWS: Nor'easter To Bring Heavy Rains, High Winds, Possible Flooding To Southern New England
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