LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Wednesday opened a public vaccination site near Soto Station along the L (Gold) Line in Boyle Heights.
The site will provide doses of the Pfizer vaccine from noon to 7 p.m. on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.READ MORE: Crews Work To Contain Antonio Fire Burning In Angeles National Forest
The vaccine is available to everyone 12 years old and over, though children need a parent or guardian present.READ MORE: OC School Board Votes To Sue Newsom Over Mask Rule For Students
People can get vaccinated on a walk-up basis or by making an appointment at vaccine.fulgentgenetics.com. Free COVID-19 testing will also be available.
COVID-19 vaccines are also available at Metro’s Union Station, the Crenshaw/105 Station in Hawthorne, the Harbor Gateway Transit Center in Gardena, the Del Amo Station in Rancho Dominguez, the El Monte Station and at a Metro-owned property at 339 N. Fickett St. near Bus Line 70 in Boyle Heights.MORE NEWS: Gunman Barricaded In RV In South LA Escapes Police
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