BERN TWP., Pa. -

First responders in Berks County will get the chance to protect themselves from the flu free of charge.
 
St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading is offering drive-up flu shots for members of the police, fire and EMS departments in the county.

The clinic goes from 2 - 7 p.m. Monday and from 2 - 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Two more clinics are planned for next week.

Anyone who is on-duty or shows a police, fire or EMS identification can get the shot for free.