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Oklahoma Reports Nearly 5,000 New Coronavirus Cases

Oklahoma health officials reported 23 new deaths due to the coronavirus on Saturday, for a total of 2,212 deaths since March. No further details were released.
4,970 new infections were also reported. Oklahoma has seen a total of 260,838 positive cases since March.

*Note: weekend reporting of cases and deaths is typically low compared to weekdays.

In the past seven days, Oklahoma has reported 22,140 new cases and 148 deaths due to the coronavirus. That's an average of 3,163 cases per day and 21 deaths per day.

There are a record-high of 35,752 active cases in the state.

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