Kentucky Receives Vaccine

On Sunday, Governor Beshear marked a milestone in Kentucky’s battle against COVID-19.The initial shipment of Pfizer’s two-dose COVID-19 arrived in Louisville on Sunday at the UPS Worldport.Governor Beshear said, “The Pfizer vaccine, which we believe to be 95% effective, has now been authorized in this emergency for us to start vaccinating individuals,” said Gov. Beshear. “The vaccine started to be shipped from the factory and a significant portion landed in Kentucky today.Kentucky is expected to receive 12,675 vaccine vials that will arrive at 11 regional hospitals in Louisville, Paducah, Bowling Green, Madisonville, Pikeville, Corbin, Lexington, and Edgewood.

Source: MG News

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