Volusia County closes COVID-19 vaccine registration after 500 seniors book appointment

Video: Volusia County to open COVID-19 vaccine registration for 500 seniors

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. — Volusia County closed its registration for the COVID-19 vaccine after 500 seniors booked an appointment.

The county gave seniors the chance to sign up to get the Moderna vaccine.

The appointments will be Thursday, between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m., at the Volusia County Fairgrounds in DeLand.

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Health officials said they will reopen the site in 28 days to offer people their second dose of the vaccine.