Denton County Public Health to open free coronavirus drive-thru testing site May 19

Denton County Public Health will open a free drive-thru coronavirus testing center May 19 in Denton for eligible residents who have registered over the phone. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Denton County Public Health will open a free drive-thru coronavirus testing center May 19 in Denton for eligible residents who have registered over the phone. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Denton County Public Health will open a free drive-thru coronavirus testing center May 19 in Denton for eligible residents who have registered over the phone. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Denton County Public Health will open a free drive-thru coronavirus testing center May 19 in Denton for eligible residents who have registered over the phone.

To be eligible, a resident must have experienced coronavirus symptoms in the past week. These symptoms include, but are not limited to fever, cough, difficulty breathing, chills, loss of taste or smell, headache and more. Registration must be completed by calling 940-349-2585.


The testing site will be set up in the Union Circle parking garage at the University of North Texas from 8 a.m.-noon. The garage is located at 350 S. Welch Street, Denton.
By Anna Herod
Anna Herod covers local government, education, business and the environment as the editor of Community Impact Newspaper's Lewisville/Flower Mound/Highland Village edition. In the past, Anna served as the reporter for Community Impact's San Marcos/Buda/Kyle paper. Her bylines have appeared in the Austin American-Statesman, Hays Free Press and The Burleson Star. She is a graduate of Texas State University's School of Journalism and Mass Communication.


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