CVS, UPS Make First Drone Medication Delivery in North Carolina


WAKE COUNTY, N.C.- North Carolina made history -- for the first time in the United States, a drone delivered medicine straight from the pharmacy to someone's house.

It happened in Wake County and are part of a collaboration between UPS and CVS. 

Officials said the drone took off from a CVS store and flew a short distance to a customer's home in a nearby neighborhood. 

The president of CVS told our sister station WTVDthis first of its kind flight is just a glimpse at what's to come for those in rural areas or those who have a tough time getting into the store. 

Visit WSOCTV for more details.

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