Bushy Run Pharmacy adminstered nearly 900 doses of the COVID-19 vaccination on Tuesday.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

HARRISON CITY (KDKA) – Nearly 900 people received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccination on Tuesday in Westmoreland County.

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Bushy Run Pharmacy held a vaccine clinic at Saint Barbara Church in Harrison City.

The pharmacy signed up for an appointment on the pharmacy website and yesterday the vaccine was administered.

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“I have been so desperate,” said Leslie Snitger. “I went on to all the websites and everything and when they finally called me and let me know that I was able to get it, I was thrilled because there’s nothing more important than to be protected and to be around family again.”

Bushy Run Pharmacy said they relied on a lot of volunteers to get everyone vaccinated.

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The average wait time at the church for a vaccine was around 10 minutes.