Free COVID-19 testing in Fate this weekend

FATE, TX (August 13, 2020) There will be a FREE COVID-19 mobile testing site (mouth swab) from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, August 15 and 16, at Fate City Hall, 1900 CD Boren Parkway in Rockwall County.

Anyone can be tested, but you must make an appointment. You do not need to be showing symptoms in order to be tested. Results are expected to return in 3 to 5 days.

This site will be staffed by the National Guard. The state has advised they would like to fill 300 appointment slots per day. Appointments can be made at

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