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Over 2M in Arizona fully vaccinated against coronavirus

Posted at 10:00 AM, Apr 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-22 13:00:23-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The state coronavirus dashboard reports that the number of people in Arizona who are fully vaccinated against the coronavirus has topped 2 million.

That represents 28% of the state’s total population. The state on Thursday reported 647 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and 22 more deaths, increasing the pandemic totals to 856,451 cases and 17,221 deaths.

In another development, a state-run vaccination site opened at Westworld in Scottsdale on Thursday. Along with others in metro Phoenix, the state also has sites in Flagstaff, Tucson and Yuma.