The vaccination site at Dodger Stadium briefly closed as anti-vax protesters halted services around 2 p.m. Saturday.
Dodger Stadium, which is the county’s large-scale Covid-19 vaccination site, closed briefly and unexpectedly after protesters appeared at the entrance to the baseball stadium. Some protesters carried signs calling on Governor Gavin Newsom to step down, while others called the coronavirus pandemic a “scam.”
Public security officials reopened the site after nearly an hour. People locked out and in line were able to receive their vaccines after protesters left Dodger Stadium.
“Work with our public safety partners to ensure that everyone
appointment to get their vaccine today, ”tweeted Los Angeles Police Department chief Michel Moore.
New city service contributed to this report.