NJ Spotlight News

FEMA megasite gives 6,200 COVID-19 shots on first full day

Clip: 03/31/2021 | 3m 34s | Video has closed captioning.

Some 6,200 people filed through FEMA's massive megasite in Newark on its first full day of operation and got their initial dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine, plus an appointment for the second shot. While residents came from across NJ, the site's aimed at putting a lot more shots in vulnerable brown and Black arms in Newark, where only 6.7% of residents are inoculated.

Aired: 03/31/21

Rating: NR

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