Lines form at Chick-fil-A for free chicken following UE win

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – And with this big win came free perks and traffic jams. Chick-fil-A’s- on Evansville’s east side has been giving away free chicken all day long.

There were takers as traffic was backed up going into the cross pointe crossing location. The team of employees there have been preparing for an event like this for a while.

Chick fil-A’s Marketing Director says she made a plan Tuesday night after the big win.

“Last night we got a text message and it said can we pull this off and this was a team effort. We came in got chicken pulled and we started getting it ready to go. “

And we are just hearing they ran out of chicken sandwiches and they are only giving out nuggets.

ORIGINAL STORY

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Chick-Fil-A on Evansville’s east side at Cross Pointe Crossing is serving up either a free chicken sandwich or eight-piece nuggets to mark the University of Evansville’s upset win over #1 ranked Kentucky.

The offer will go on Wednesday until 8 p.m.

As of 11:30 a.m., lines were already forming to take advantage of the deal.

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(This story was originally published on November 12, 2019)

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