Two free COVID-19 Mobile Community Testing events are being held over the weekend in White County and Saline County, Illinois.
The testing events are being hosted by the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Egyptian Health Department on Saturday, Sept. 19, and Sunday, Sept 20.
Saturday's testing event will take place in White county at the Fairground in Carmi from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
On Sunday in Saline County, testing will be held at the Arrow Head Plaza (Movie Theater parking lot) in Harrisburg from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Testing is free, open to the public, and no appointment is required. Additionally, people with or without symptoms can be tested.
Individuals receiving a COVID-19 test must be at least 6-months-old or above. A valid phone number is required and will be used to communicate test results, which may take four to seven days to receive.
Tests will be conducted by means of a nasal swab.