Crawford County holds mass COVID-19 testing event


VAN BUREN, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) –– Crawford County had a mass COVID-19 testing event Saturday, and people were lined up well before the opening time of 7:00 a.m.

Cassie Casey Cochran with the Arkansas Department of Health said as cases in the Natural State keep climbing, it’s important to get tested. She said it’s a way to keep the people around you safe.

“It’s important to go ahead, if you’ve been exposed, or you’re experiencing symptoms, to go ahead and come out and get that test. After you receive that test, go ahead and isolate in your home until you get those results,” Cochran said.

The Arkansas Department of Health has testing Monday through Friday at your local health unit. You can call your location below to make an appointment.

Benton County: (479) 986-1300
Washington County: (479) 521-8181
Madison County: (479) 738-2612
Crawford County: (479) 474-6391
Sebastian County: (479) 452-8600

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