Vaccinations begin in Alabama as COVID-19 cases soar
Vaccinations for the coronavirus are starting to arrive in Alabama after the state hit record numbers of cases and hospitalizations.
A nurse from the Cullman Regional Medical Center received an initial dose of the two-step vaccine on Tuesday, one day after it arrived to the hospital.
More hospitals will continue to provide vaccinations, firstly to front-line health care workers.
Over 300,000 people in Alabama have had COVID-19 and more than 4,120 Alabamians have died from it.