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Free drive-thru COVID-19 testing coming to McLennan County

Posted at 4:12 PM, May 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-05 17:15:40-04

The Texas National Guard, in partnership with McLennan County, the City of Waco and the City of Bellmead, will be offering free drive-through COVID-19 testing sites on Friday, May 8 at two locations in McLennan County.

The City of Waco testing site will be at the Waco Fire Station #5, located at 4515 Bagby Ave.

The City of Bellmead testing site will be at the Bellmead Civic Center, located at 3900 Parrish St.

Testing will be done by appointment only.

Visit www.txcovidtest.org or call 512-883-2400 to register for an appointment.

Registration will open on Thursday, May 7.

Participants will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms during registration.

COVID-19 symptoms:

Fever and/or chills

Cough (dry or productive)


Body Aches/Muscle or Joint Pain

Shortness of Breath

Sore Throat



Nasal Congestion

Loss of Taste and/or Smell

COVID-19 Website

For additional expanded information including age, race, ethnicity, gender, ICU bed availability and more, please visit www.covidwaco.com or www.mclennancountycovid.com