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Free COVID Testing Kits Distributed Around New York City

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Free COVID testing kits were handed out around the city Friday.

Lines were long due to the surge brought on by the Omicron variant.

Each kit included two tests.

The free kits are being handed out in each of the boroughs and at city-run test sites.

Officials say there are about 2,000 kits at each location.

FIND TESTING SITES: Click here for New York City's testing site locator, including mobile sites and at-home appointments

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