Dalton drive-thru Coronavirus testing


DALTON, Ga. (WDEF)- The Whitfield county health department held a drive thru testing event.

The health department tested 98 people today.

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They will be testing again on Sunday beginning at 1 pm.

Testing will be free.

All you have to do is call 1-888-881-1474 to register.

Below are the requirements for testing:

Anyone who has COVID-19 symptoms, such as:

– Fever
– Felt feverish
– Runny nose
– Cough
– Muscle aches
– Chills
– Sore throat
– Nausea or vomiting
– Abdominal pain
– Loss of taste
– Loss of smell
– Headache
– Shortness of breath
– Diarrhea
– Other

Anyone who does or does not have COVID-19 symptoms and is also one of the following:

– Health care worker
– First responder
– Law enforcement officer
– Resident or worker in a long-term care facility
– Resident or worker in a congregate setting
– Critical infrastructure worker, such as:

> Grocery store or restaurant worker

> Utility worker

> Truck driver

> Airline crew member

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Danielle Moss joined the WDEF 12 News team in April 2019 as a reporter, producer and fill-in Meteorologist. She began her journey at WDEF as a weather intern. You can find Danielle on the evening anchor desk every weekend. She also reports during the week and does weather as well. Danielle grew up in Atlanta, GA and graduated from Jacksonville State University with a Mass Communications degree. She is currently enrolled in Mississippi State's Broadcast and Operational Meteorology degree program and is expected to graduate in May of 2020. Prior to WDEF, Danielle worked as a sideline reporter on Friday Night Network. She is an avid traveler and is excited to start exploring Chattanooga. To connect with Danielle on social media you can find her on Twitter: @SunnyD_wx and you can like her Facebook page: Danielle Moss WDEF.