Cars head into the Special Events Center in Killeen to get a free COVID-19 test in January. 

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be at the Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, Monday and Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on both days.

Registration is open now and must be completed in advance at http://honumg.info/KilleenEvents. Participants must provide a mobile phone number or valid email address when registering in order to receive test results, according to a news release from the city of Killeen.

Tests are administered while participants remain in their vehicles and a nasal swab is collected. Results are provided by text message or email within 48 to 72 hours.

While testing does not require individuals to be symptomatic, COVID-19 symptoms may include:

Fever and/or chills

Cough (dry or productive)


Body aches/muscle or joint pain

Shortness of breath

Sore throat



Nasal congestion

Loss of taste and/or smell

All individuals at the mobile testing site must wear a mask including patients, passengers and personnel.

Testing will also be available in Nolanville on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Central Fire Station located at 84 N. Main St.

254-501-7464 | hking@kdhnews.com

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