Error in trying to st_read a Stata .dta file

I am trying to create a map and need to data sets to do so. I am trying to read in my data files and cannot get my stat file in and I am receiving the error message that I am below.

> working_data = "C:/Users/WorkFolders/Documents/outcome.dta"
> st_read(vaccine_data)
Error: Cannot open "C:/Users/WorkFolders/Documents/outcome.dta"; The source could be corrupt or not supported. See `st_drivers()` for a list of supported formats.