By Matt Christopherson

(CBS Detroit) — Millions of Johnson and Johnson’s one-shot covid vaccines are being shipped across the country tonight with Michigan expecting a large batch of them.

the state health department confirms Michigan should get about 82,000 doses of the vaccine by tomorrow.

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The Johnson and Johnson shipment combined with the Pfizer and Moderna shipments means Michigan should expect about 500,000 doses of vaccines this week, its largest shipment yet.

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