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First doses of COVID-19 vaccine arrive in Washington state

 
Series: Coronavirus | Story 323

Last updated 12/18/2020 at 7:39pm

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The first COVID-19 vaccinations arrived in Seattle Dec. 14, 2020.

The first 3,900 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine arrived in Seattle Monday, Dec. 14, the first of thousands of doses soon to be arriving.

Four boxes of the recently approved Pfizer vaccine arrived packed in dry ice at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle.

Each box has195 vials, with each vial having enough vaccine for five doses, for a total of 975 doses per box.

A small media pool captured pictures and video of today's vaccine arrival at the hospital.

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The first COVID-19 vaccinations arrived in Seattle Dec. 14, 2020.

 

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