One New Death, 833 New COVID-19 Cases In Oklahoma

Sep 8, 2020

Oklahoma health officials reported one new death on Tuesday, bringing the state's total to 854. They are as follows:

  • One in Tulsa County, one male in the 65 or older age group.

There were also 833 new cases of COVID-19 reported. That's more than a one and a half percent increase in total reported cases, with the state's total now at 65,053.

Oklahoma has reported 5,654 new cases and 45 deaths due to the coronavirus in the past seven days, an average of 808 cases and six deaths per day.

54,269 people — more than 83 percent of the total cases — have since been classified as having recovered from the virus.

There are 9,930 active cases in the state. Oklahoma County has the most active cases with 1,676, followed by Tulsa County with 1,655, Cleveland County with 900, Muskogee County with 804, Payne County with 523, Garfield County with 321, Rogers County with 200, Cherokee County with 196, Pottawatomie County with 184, Canadian County with 180, LeFlore County with 163, McCurtain County with 159, Ottawa County with 146, Wagoner County with 135, Creek County with 131, Adair County with 120, Washington County with 112, Texas County with 108 and Comanche County with 101.