Wabash Co. not on list for initial shipment of COVID-19 vaccines

Wabash Co. not on list for initial shipment of COVID-19 vaccines

WABASH CO., Ill. (WFIE) - Health officials in Wabash County say they’re not on the list to receive the initial shipment of COVID vaccines.

After approval, the health department says it could be a few weeks before the vaccine arrives. When it does, it will be given to healthcare personnel and those in long-term care facilities first.

For members of the general public, the department says not to expect a vaccine in the near future; although no specific time frame was given.

In the meantime, they suggest you continue to wear a mask, watch your distance and wash your hands.

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