By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Free COVID testing kits were handed out around the city Friday.

Lines were long due to the surge brought on by the Omicron variant.

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Each kit included two tests.

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The free kits are being handed out in each of the boroughs and at city-run test sites.

Officials say there are about 2,000 kits at each location.

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FIND TESTING SITES: Click here for New York City’s testing site locator, including mobile sites and at-home appointments

CBSNewYork Team