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Nine New Deaths, 670 New COVID-19 Cases In Oklahoma

Oklahoma health officials reported nine new deaths on Wednesday, bringing the state's total to 627. They are as follows:

  • Four in Oklahoma County, one female in the 50 - 64 age group and one female and two males in the 65 or older age group.
  • Two in Tulsa County, one female in the 50 - 64 age group and one male 65 or older age group.
  • One in Creek County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Mayes County, one male in the 65 or older age group.
  • One in Rogers County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

There were also 670 new cases of COVID-19 reported. That's a one and a half percent increase in total reported cases, with the state's total now at 45,398.
Oklahoma has totaled 4,834 new cases of the coronavirus in the past seven days, an average of 691 per day.

37,988 people — more than 83 percent of the total cases — have since been classified as having recovered from the virus. 519 Oklahomans are currently hospitalized as either confirmed positive COVID-19 cases or under investigation for the virus.

There are 6,783 active cases in the state. Oklahoma County has the most active cases with 1,582, followed by Tulsa County with 1,386, Cleveland County with 333, Rogers County with 232, Canadian County with 179, Pittsburg County with 174, Garfield County with 161, Wagoner County with 147, Cherokee County with 139, LeFlore County with 129, Muskogee County with 116, Sequoyah County with 112, Creek County with 109, Bryan County with 103 and Payne County with 102.

Ryan LaCroix is the Director of Content and Audience Development for KOSU.
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