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Victor Trevino administers a vaccine against COVID19 to Yaidra Lucas inside a bus on Thursday, March 3rd, 2022 in Laredo, TX…
Coronavirus in Texas

In Laredo, a bus brigade is vaccinating Mexican citizens with COVID-19 shots that Texans aren’t using

Launched in June, a cross-border effort using buses and donated vaccines is helping roughly 2,000 Nuevo Laredo residents per day get COVID-19 shots in Laredo — 10% of Texas’ daily total.

Carol Esteban waits for her COVID19 vaccine on Friday, March 4th, 2022 in Laredo, TX. Workers from Nuevo Laredo were transpo…
A nurses passes out patient's CDC vaccination cards on Friday, March 4th, 2022 in Laredo, TX. Workers from Nuevo Laredo were…
Vaccines sit in a bag on Friday, March 4th, 2022 in Laredo, TX. Workers from Nuevo Laredo were transported to the internatio…
A bus driver drives towards the international bridge on Thursday, March 3rd, 2022 in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. Workers from Nuev…
Busses carrying workers who will be vaccinated cross the border on Friday, March 4th, 2022 in Laredo, TX. Workers from Nuevo…

Shots arrive by car, plane and 18-wheeler

Workers enter records on computers at an office space on Thursday, March 3rd, 2022 in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. Workers from Nue…
Aimee Garcia moves down the aisle to a new patient while giving vaccines against COVID19 on Friday, March 4th, 2022 in Lared…

A spin class sparks a solution

Victor Trevino poses for a portrait on Friday, March 4th, 2022 in Laredo, TX. Victor and a fellow nurse would make quick wor…
Passengers transfer between buses at a pick up and drop off location on Thursday, March 3rd, 2022 in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. W…

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