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Salt Lake Co. Health Department Says Vaccination Cancelations Sent In Error

Jan 13, 2021, 11:25 PM

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Salt Lake County Mayor Jenny Wilson and Health Department Executive Director Gary Edwards explain why the vaccine website crashed. (KSL TV)

(KSL TV)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Officials with the Salt Lake County Health Department said no COVID-19 vaccination appointments have been canceled and cancelation emails sent out Wednesday evening were sent in error.

“Late this evening, we accidentally sent a cancellation notice to people scheduled for several vaccination events in late February,” officials said in a tweet. “This notice was an error; No scheduled events have been canceled.”

The announcement came after the department’s website crashed Wednesday morning as Utahns age 70 and older attempted to schedule appointments to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.

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Salt Lake Co. Health Department Says Vaccination Cancelations Sent In Error