Lawyer: Indiana family given COVID shots instead of flu shots

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (ADAMS) – An Evansville family has a lawyer, but has not filed a lawsuit after they say the local Walgreens gave them and their kids the coronavirus vaccine instead of flu shots.

Joshua and Alexandra Price say the mix-up happened last week.

After getting their shots they say Walgreens called them and informed them of the mistake. Josh Price says one of his children, a four-year-old, had a fever for a week after getting the wrong vaccine.

The vaccine is not approved for kids under 12.

Walgreens said in a statement that these kinds of mix-ups happen, but said they are rare.

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