131 Deaths, 2,357 Positive COVID-19 Cases In Oklahoma

Apr 16, 2020

Eight more Oklahomans have died due to COVID-19, increasing the state's death toll to 131. The deaths reported Thursday include:

  • Three in Cleveland County, two males and a female in the 65 and older age group.
  • Two in Delaware County, both males in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Caddo County, a female in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Muskogee County, a female in the 65 and older age group.
  • One in Washington County, a female in the 65 and older age group.

Three of the eight reported deaths occurred in the past 24 hours.

The Oklahoma State Department of Health confirmed Thursday that positive cases of the coronavirus in the state now stand at 2,357, an increase of 94 cases from Wednesday. That's a four percent increase in total cases.

64 of Oklahoma's 77 counties are reporting positive cases of COVID-19. Oklahoma County has the most number of cases with 497. Tulsa County has 376, Cleveland County has 301, Washington County has 124, Wagoner County has 107, Delaware County has 74, Canadian County has 65 and Osage County has 61.