Flu shot being given. WDRB File image.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Free, drive-thru flu shots will be available this week in Shelby and Spencer counties.

The North Central District Health Department is hosting the drive-thru clinics in an effort to prevent the spread of the flu among the community, according to a news release.

The shots will be available from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Country Mart on Taylorsville Road in Spencer County.

They will also be available from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Shelby County Health Department on 11th Street.

The health department said shots are available to anyone ages 6 months and older while supplies last.

Masks will be required at the clinics. No appointments are needed, but the shots will be given out on a first-come, first-served basis.

Those wanting to get vaccinated can fill out a release form ahead of time. Click here to complete the form and to find out more about the drive-thru clinics. 

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