Evansville testing site announced as COVID-19 cases increase

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT)- A drive-thru COVID-19 testing site in Evansville will be testing symptomatic first responders, essential workers, and health care workers according to the Indiana State Department of Health.

The testing site is one of four in the state announced Saturday and comes as COVID-19 cases continue to increase statewide. Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb outlined who essential workers are here.

The Evansville testing site will be held from 9 AM to 6 PM, April 13-17 at CK Newsome Community Center. Individuals receiving tests need to bring a driver’s license or a State of Indiana-issued identification card, along with proof of employment.

Indiana now has 7,435 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 330 fatalities from the virus. The latest information about how the virus is impacting the Tri-State can be found here.

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(This story was originally published on April 11, 2020)

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