COVID-19 pop-up testing site available in Crooksville

COVID-19 Local News

CROOKSVILLE –There will be a no-cost pop-up COVID-19 testing site at the Crooksville Village Park on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

The Ohio National Guard will administer up to 300 tests that will be available, and residents will be notified within 5-7 days if their test is positive for COVID-19. Those attending the event will not need to leave their cars to receive the test.

Symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, dry cough, loss of taste and/or smell, fatigue, upset stomach, or headache. Anyone can get a no-cost test at this event, regardless of whether or not they are experiencing symptoms.

“By joining with the Ohio National Guard and other local partners, we can provide tests to any Ohioan who wants one,” says Ohio Governor Mike DeWine. “With a better understanding of COVID-19 through increased testing, we’ll be better able to prevent its spread.”

No appointment or doctor’s note is necessary. The address for the site is 151 Village Park Drive Crooksville, Ohio 43731. HAPCAP would like to thank the Perry County Health Department, the Ohio National Guard, the Crooksville Mayor’s Office, and the Ohio Governor’s Office for facilitating this event.

Questions related to the testing process can be directed to the Perry County Health Department at (740) 342-5179.